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Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act - Jim and Sarah Brady
... Jim Brady was press secretary to President Ronald Reagan when both he and the president, along with Secret Service agent Tim McCarthy and District of ... Brady was shot in the head and suffered a serious wound that left him partially paralyzed for life ... According to Sarah Brady, had a background check been conducted on Hinckley, it could have detected some, or all, of this important criminal and mental health history ...
Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act - Provisions
... The Brady Act requires that background checks be conducted on individuals before a firearm may be purchased from a federally licensed dealer, manufacturer or importer—unless an exception applies ... permit usually includes a background check equivalent to the one required by the Act ... Section 922(g) of the Brady Act prohibits certain persons from shipping or transporting any firearm in interstate or foreign commerce, or receiving any firearm ...
Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act - Opposition By National Rifle Association
... After the Brady Act was originally proposed in 1987, the National Rifle Association (NRA) mobilized to defeat the legislation, spending millions of dollars in the process ... North Carolina, Texas, Vermont and Wyoming that sought to strike down the Brady Act as unconstitutional ... Supreme Court to review the Brady Act in the case of Printz v ...

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