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Georgia’s fierce firefight over assault weapons

Georgia Dems want assault weapons banned and confiscated

By Terry Shropshire

The topic of guns always seems to inspire even the most civilized among us to bare our fangs and show our claws and take up a fighting position

There is probably no issue in contemporary American society, other than race, that gets the emotions ratcheted up to higher levels than the subject of guns and gun control. And nowhere is that argument more fiery, and subject to incite the volleying back and forth of more venomous language, than in the South, where the issue of guns rights go all the way back...

H. R. 4269

H. R. 4269

To regulate assault weapons, to ensure that the right to keep and bear arms is not unlimited, and for other purposes.

December 16, 2015
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Another California bill would ban ‘bullet button’ weapons

- Associated Press - Wednesday, January 20, 2016

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Another California bill seeks to close a legal loophole that allows firearms to include “bullet buttons” to rapidly exchange empty ammunition magazines for full ones.

The Senate bill announced Wednesday by Democrats Steve Glazer of Orinda and Isadore Hall of Compton joins similar legislation introduced last week in the to read full article