Federal Ban On Bump Stocks Goes Into EffectUnless a court intervenes, a federal ban on bump stocks -- attachments that essentially allow shooters to fire semiautomatic rifles continuously with one pull of the trigger -- has gone into effect.
Gun Rights Advocates Challenge Maryland Bump Stock BanA gun rights group has filed a federal lawsuit challenging Maryland's recently enacted ban on devices that increase the rate of fire of semi-automatic firearms.
President Trump Signs Memo Directing Justice Dept. To Ban Gun Modification DevicesPresident Donald Trump says he's signed a memo directing the Justice Department to propose regulations to "ban all devices" like bump stocks used in last year's Las Vegas massacre.
Senator Introduces Bill To Ban Bump StocksA Democratic state senator from Cincinnati has introduced a bill in the Ohio Legislature to ban the manufacture, sale and possession of a gun accessory called a bump stock used by a gunman to kill 58 people during a mass shooting in Las Vegas.