• Jeff Sessions orders review of gun background check system

    18 days ago - By News OK

    Reuters U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Wednesday ordered a review of a government database used for background checks on gun buyers, after a man who killed 26 people in a Texas church was left off the system despite having a criminal record.
    Sessions said the Nov.
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  • Justice Dept. Orders Review of Background Check System for Gun Buyers

    Justice Dept. Orders Review of Background Check System for Gun Buyers

    18 days ago - By NY Times

    Jeff Sessions, the attorney general, said that the mass shooting in Texas this month showed that “relevant information may not be getting reported” to the database.
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  • Sessions orders review of gun background checks

    18 days ago - By NBC News

    Attorney General Jeff Sessions directed the FBI and ATF to review how well other federal agencies are doing in reporting information to federal gun databases.
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  • Sessions orders review of background check system for guns

    18 days ago - By National Post

    WASHINGTON - Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Wednesday ordered a far-ranging review of the FBI database containing information for use in background checks on prospective gun buyers.
    The move comes after the Air Force acknowledged that a man who killed more than two dozen people in a south Texas church this month should have had his name and domestic violence conviction submitted to the database. The failure enabled him to buy weapons that his conviction should have barred.
    Sessions directed the FBI and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives to determine if other...
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  • Sessions orders review of background check system for guns

    18 days ago - By The Seattle Times

    WASHINGTON - Attorney General Jeff Sessions is ordering a far-ranging review of the FBI database containing information for use in background checks on prospective gun buyers. The move Wednesday comes after the Air Force acknowledged that a man who killed more than two dozen people in a south Texas church should have had his...
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