Gun-violence

09.09.13
Activision hires lobbyists to advocate on Senate bill researching violence
09.09.13

Activision hires lobbyists to advocate on Senate bill researching violence

Activision has hired a prominent lobbying group, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld, to advocate on...

By J. Conditt,   09.09.13
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06.09.13
CDC group to research impact of violent games on real gun violence
06.09.13

CDC group to research impact of violent games on real gun violence

Following an executive order from President Barack Obama, the Centers for Disease Control tasked th...

By J. Conditt,   06.09.13
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05.14.13
VP Joe Biden: 'No legal reason' the US can't tax violent media
05.14.13

VP Joe Biden: 'No legal reason' the US can't tax violent media

Vice President Joe Biden has been on the front lines of the gun violence debate since the mass shoo...

By J. Conditt,   05.14.13
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05.08.13
EA kills licensing deals with gun makers, keeps those guns in games [Update]
05.08.13

EA kills licensing deals with gun makers, keeps those guns in games [Update]

Behind the scenes, EA is dropping licensing ties to real-life gun manufacturers, but on-screen it s...

By J. Conditt,   05.08.13
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02.20.13
CT senator proposes bill to ban minors using fake guns in arcades
02.20.13

CT senator proposes bill to ban minors using fake guns in arcades

Connecticut State Senator Toni Harp proposed a bill in January that would ban anyone younger than 1...

By J. Conditt,   02.20.13
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02.15.13
The Firing Line: On Destiny, Tribes GOTY, and Ghost in the Shell
02.15.13

The Firing Line: On Destiny, Tribes GOTY, and Ghost in the Shell

It's been a pretty eventful week for online shooter news, and The Firing Line is back to help you...

By J. Reahard,   02.15.13
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02.11.13
Nancy Pelosi says violent media research should be 'comprehensive'
02.11.13

Nancy Pelosi says violent media research should be 'comprehensive'

Democratic Minority Leader of the US House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi, spoke with Fox News an...

By J. Conditt,   02.11.13
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01.30.13
Riccitiello: We were 'horrified' by Newtown, studies don't link video games to gun violence
01.30.13

Riccitiello: We were 'horrified' by Newtown, studies don't link video games to gun violence

EA CEO John Riccitiello said EA didn't see any impact on sales of shooters following the mass shoot...

By J. Conditt,   01.30.13
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01.16.13
Obama orders CDC to study violence in video games
01.16.13

Obama orders CDC to study violence in video games

While violence in video games and the effect upon its participants wasn't at the crux of today's...

By J. Olivetti,   01.16.13
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