Topic: gun violence

The R.I. House of Representatives passed a bill that would allow courts to issue protection orders against individuals deemed a threat.

Metro, News

House passes ‘Red Flag’ bill to combat gun violence

April 13, 2018 0 comments

The Rhode Island House of Representatives voted 60 to eight Thursday to pass a “Red Flag” bill that would allow courts to take action against individuals who own a firearm and are considered to pose imminent danger to themselves or others.

Columns, Opinions

Simshauser ’20: States’ Rights, Revised for Liberals

March 7, 2018 0 comments

In the wake of the mass shooting in Parkland, Florida, gun control has once again been pushed to the forefront of public discourse.

Man shot by police near Providence mall

Metro, News

Man shot by police near Providence mall

November 10, 2017 0 comments

A chaotic scene unfurled at the rear of the Providence Place Mall Thursday when a man was shot dead by police on the Route 95 north ramp.

Editorial: We can’t be silent about gun violence

Editorials, Opinions

Editorial: We can’t be silent about gun violence

November 7, 2017 0 comments

In December 2012, President Christina Paxson P’19 decided to sponsor a series of forums on school shootings.