Published on April 5, 2019 | By
SACRAMENTO — The shipment of standard-capacity magazines into California will end as abruptly as it started. The judge tossed out a ban on sales and purchases of the items has apparently stayed his own ruling. On Friday, March 29, 2019, U.S. District Judge Roger Benitez in San Diego said that a law that bans possessing,
Pittsburgh ignores state law in passage of city gun control laws
Published on April 2, 2019 | By
PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh City Council defied Pennsylvania state law by giving final approval to a package of local gun control measures. The measures bans military-style rifles like the AR-15 rifles. They also ban certain types of ammunition and standard-capacity magazines that hold more than 10 rounds, and allows “Red Flag” gun confiscation orders. The
Can government leaders seize guns in emergency situations?
Published on September 8, 2017 | By
The Governor of the U.S. Virgin Islands has issued an order authorizing the territory’s national guard to seize guns in advance of the approach of Hurricane Irma.