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Federal Assault Weapons Ban: Legal Issues

Categories: Guns,Headlines,Laws/Regulations,Supreme Court/courts

http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/misc/R42957.pdf

 

Discusses recent developments including President Obama’s support for gun control legislation and judicial cases post-Heller which have considered state and local assault weapons restrictions.  From the Congressional Research Service, posted by the Federation of American Scientists