Guns http://kunm.org en Roswell Shooting Puts Focus On New Mexico Gun Violence http://kunm.org/post/roswell-shooting-puts-focus-new-mexico-gun-violence <p></p><p></p><p></p><p><a href="http://www.fronterasdesk.org/content/9432/two-students-hospitalized-after-shooting-new-mexico-middle-school" target="target_blank">On Tuesday,</a> two students were flown to Lubbock, Texas, for medical treatment after a seventh-grade student at a Roswell middle school opened fire with a shotgun on a crowd in a gymnasium.</p><p>There is still no known motive for the shooting, and officials report the gunman stopped firing when a school staff member approached the student and asked him to put the gun down.</p> Wed, 15 Jan 2014 21:50:07 +0000 Tristan Ahtone 40127 at http://kunm.org Roswell Shooting Puts Focus On New Mexico Gun Violence New Mexico Ranks 10th Worst In The Nation For Gun Deaths http://kunm.org/post/new-mexico-ranks-10th-worst-nation-gun-deaths <p>A report released Wednesday from the Center for American Progress, ranks New Mexico the 10th worst state in the nation for gun deaths.</p><p><br>The report, called "<a href="http://www.americanprogress.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/NewMexicoGunViolence1.pdf">America Under The Gun</a>," puts New Mexico's gun-death rate, 40% higher than the national average, and looked at 10 key indicators like homicide, firearm violence against women, as well violence against law enforcement officials.</p> Wed, 03 Apr 2013 23:10:02 +0000 Tristan Ahtone 27290 at http://kunm.org New Mexico Ranks 10th Worst In The Nation For Gun Deaths Charlton Recuses Self From Gun-Walking Case http://kunm.org/post/charlton-recuses-self-gun-walking-case <p>The former U.S. attorney who was investigating the possibility of a lawsuit against the United States for the murder of a border patrol agent has recused himself from the case. It was revealed that the U.S. had allowed guns into Mexico while he was U.S. Attorney.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 07 Nov 2011 17:35:36 +0000 Michel Marizco 3618 at http://kunm.org Charlton Recuses Self From Gun-Walking Case Emails Show Federal Knowledge of Gun Program http://kunm.org/post/emails-show-federal-knowledge-gun-program <p>Republican lawmakers have released new documents showing that high level officials in the Obama Administration Justice Department in Washington D.C. were aware that federal agents in Arizona were allowing guns to be walked into Mexico.</p><p> Wed, 02 Nov 2011 15:50:37 +0000 Michel Marizco 3381 at http://kunm.org Emails Show Federal Knowledge of Gun Program