The new products can reliably fire 40 or more rounds before requiring reloading. They’re ending up in the hands of mass shooters.
The Business of Guns
Three weeks after The Trace reported that Twitter users were freely distributing design files…
The platforms say they don’t allow users to post blueprints or how-tos for building ghost guns. But the files continue to circulate.
The proposal comes after an investigation by The Trace and The New Yorker found that thieves are exploiting lax security and stealing thousands of weapons that end up on the black market.
Manufacturers cut lucrative licensing deals that allow toy companies to make replicas of their products. Since 2015, police have killed more than 150 people who were holding look-alike weapons.
The company seeks compensation for the destruction of $20 million worth of banned bump stocks.
The latest chapter in the extended legal battle could — emphasis on could — puncture the gun industry's immunity from lawsuits.
Experts say the Trump administration's push to weaken oversight of gun exports could worsen the Central American refugee crisis
According to two government reports, officials are approving sales without adequate information about how the guns may be used, and are failing to notify Congress of large-scale deals.
Forced by investors to consider the prospect of developing smart…