DAILY ALERT FOR Friday, January 22, 2016 LEGAL & LEGISLATION Delaware: Legislation to Prevent the Auction of Firearms by law Enforcement Sent to Senate Floor Yesterday, January 20, Senate Bill 19 was passed out of committee. Current law allows Delaware Law Enforcement to sell or auction off seized firearms instead of mandating that they be destroyed. ARIZONA REPUBLIC Gun seized from El Chapo's hideout linked to 'Fast and Furious' A .50-caliber weapon recovered from Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman's hideout came from the ATF's botched Arizona case known as Operation Fast and Furious ASSOCIATED PRESS Gun control group submits petitions for Maine ballot measure Maine election officials are verifying petitions for a ballot measure requiring criminal background checks for all private gun sales in the state. NEW YORK TIMES The Sundance Film Festival Trains Its Sights on the Gun Debate Gun violence can be an awkward subject at the Sundance Film Festival. Over the years, the event has helped popularize — some would say glamorize — extreme gun imagery in movies; Quentin Tarantino was incubated and hatched here.But this year Sundance programmers, with deep commitment to freedom of expression, and their selected filmmakers seem to be taking a position that real guns, not the movie kind, ought to be more tightly policed. ASSOCIATED PRESS California bill would further restrict semi-automatics The Senate bill announced Wednesday by Democrats Steve Glazer of Orinda and Isadore Hall of Compton joins similar legislation introduced last week in the Assembly. TOPEKA CAPITAL-JOURNAL Kansas Board of Regents approves gun policy allowing concealed weapons on campus in 2017 The Kansas Board of Regents on Wednesday approved a policy allowing anyone lawfully able to carry a concealed handgun to do so on public university campuses beginning next year. THE HILL NRA: Obama, Clinton want Australian-style gun confiscation The National Rifle Association is tying President Obama and Hillary Clinton to Australia's gun buy-back program, arguing the two Democrats want to confiscate American guns.