Top 10 Arizona Gun Stories of 2013

Top 10 Arizona Gun Stories of 2013
New Times

There are just four states where guns are so popular that they have an official state gun -- and you bet Arizona's one of them.

From gun laws, crimes, statistics, accidents, and trends, there's been a lot of gun-related news around Arizona this year. We bring you our top 10 gun stories for 2013:

10.) Murder Charge Against Former Guns & Ammo Magazine Editor Dropped

Top 10 Arizona Gun Stories of 2013
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Richard Venola, 54, was arrested by Mohave County Sheriff's deputies last year, after the former Guns & Ammo editor allegedly used a gun and ammo to shoot 39-year-old James Patrick O'Neill outside Venola's home in Golden Valley. After two deadlocked juries this year, charges against Venola were dropped.

See also: Former Guns & Ammo Magazine Editor's Murder Trial Ends With Hung Jury

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