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Oregon schools may now fingerprint volunteers

Medford, Ore.– The Oregon Department of Education is implementing new legislation that gives school districts the option to fingerprint school volunteers. The House passed a bill last year that allows schools to electronically fingerprint incoming volunteers who would have direct, unsupervised contact …

Hawaii considers gun database

Honolulu, HI (KHNL) — Hawaii could become the first state to require that gun owners be registered in a national database, which would notify police if they’re arrested for a serious crime in another state. Currently, when a person buys a gun, …