California Gun Control Bill Disputed by NRA

If a gun control bill approved by lawmakers, that would…

If a gun control bill approved by lawmakers, that would ban the future sale of most types of semi-automatic rifles that accept detachable magazines is signed by Gov. Jerry Brown, the National Rifle Association (NRA) in turn will sue the state of California.

Among the bills sent to Brown last month is one that would outlaw an entire class of weapons that includes most assault rifles. It is the latest and most far-reaching attempt to close loopholes that have allowed manufacturers to circumvent previous assault weapon bans enacted in the state since the 1990s.

The NRA’s Institute for Legislative Action wrote in a post on its website that the bill is unconstitutional and “would make unprecedented changes to California’s already unjust and byzantine ‘assault weapon’ law.”

Read more at www.foxnews.com.

Show Comments