Stories tagged: Initiative 1639
Fri., Nov. 16, 2018
Spokane gun dealer, others challenge Initiative 1639 in federal court.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 11, 2018, 10:11 p.m.
Starting next year,
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 8, 2018, 6:46 a.m.
During the 2018 election cycle, voters in the region appear to be split along geographic, as well as party, lines. We depict that split in 6 races.
Wed., Oct. 31, 2018, 6 a.m.
Join us in voting Yes on Initiative 1639 this November to help prevent tragedies like the Freeman shooting from happening again.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 11, 2018, 9:31 a.m.
Supporters and opponents of gun control initiative campaign didn’t pause while the courts decided whether it would be on the ballot.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 28, 2018, 10:56 a.m.
Washington voters will get to vote on a gun control initiative this November after all.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 17, 2018, 6:06 p.m.
A gun-control initiative should not go on the November ballot because the petitions that some 378,000 voters signed were not readable, a Thurston County Superior Court judge said.
UPDATED: Fri., July 27, 2018, 9:42 p.m.
Initiative 1639, a gun control measure, has enough signatures to qualify for the November ballot, but faces a new lawsuit.
UPDATED: Mon., July 9, 2018, 2:10 p.m.
Supporters of gun control initiative turn in more than 267,000 signatures.
UPDATED: Thu., July 5, 2018, 2:45 p.m.
An effort to get the Washington Supreme Court to block a proposed gun-control initiative was dismissed.
Sun., June 24, 2018
There are several points in Sue Lani Madsen’s recent column (“We need culture change, not a law”) that are inaccurate, but we agree that when it comes to gun responsibility: …
Sat., June 2, 2018, 5:30 a.m.
It’s easy to convince ourselves that passing a law means a problem is solved, but not every problem is amenable to a legislative solution.