Spurred by a proposed town by-law to increase the restrictions on assault weapons, one resident spurred national attention from gun rights activists.
My first article, where the issue was initially proposed, spurred a state-wide gun project, with myself being the only reporter with a bylined article. It was printed in over 200 papers across Massachusetts.
This piece looks into the reality of gun ownership, and the tracking of ownership, at the state level. This article can be found here.
Listed below are the several articles concerning the town legislative process through the entire issue.