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Guns would be banned from Maryland college campuses under legislative leaders' bill

Guns would be banned from Maryland college campuses under legislative leaders' bill

Democrats in the Maryland legislature are pushing three new gun bills that would prohibit people from carrying firearms on the campuses of the state's public colleges, require domestic abusers to surrender their guns and bar terrorists from purchasing them.

General Assembly leaders said Wednesday they would try to strengthen Maryland's gun laws, which are already among the strongest in the nation, setting up a confrontation with Republican Gov. Larry Hogan.

Attorney General Brian E. Frosh, who was crucial in passing sweeping gun law changes as a legislator in 2013, joined House Speaker Michael E. Busch, Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller and other top Democrats in...

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