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Harris-Perry: I Wouldn’t Be Protected if I Shot Kid with Toy Gun

On Saturday’s “Melissa Harris-Perry” on MSNBC, host Melissa Harris-Perry reacted to report that the two officers who were involved in the shooting death of 12-year-old Tamir Rice would not be indicted. Harris-Perry stated that if she were to shoot a

On Saturday's "Melissa Harris-Perry" on MSNBC, host Melissa Harris-Perry reacted …

Immediate Stop to ‘Realistic Toy Gun Sales’ Ordered by NY Attorney General

On August 3, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman ordered an immediate end of “realistic toy gun sales” after finding that some retailers were allegedly selling toy guns lacking a state-required “bright, 1-inch-wide orange stripe ‘down both sides of the barrel and the front end of the barrel.'”

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Pakistan Province Bans Toy Guns to Fight ‘Extremist Tendencies’

The Pakistan province of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa is banning sales of toy guns in hopes that the absence of such toys will help fight “extremist tendencies” in children. Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa is a north-western province “near the Afghan border.”

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NY AG: Wal-Mart Must End Online Toy Gun Sales

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman sent a letters to Wal-Mart, K-Mart, Amazon, and ordering them to “cease and desist” online sales of toy guns to New Yorkers. Schneiderman’s office also alleges that one K-Mart sold toy guns at

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