Federal Judge Rules Assault Weapons Ban Doesn’t Violate 2nd AmendmentU.S. District Judge William Young dismissed a lawsuit challenging the 20-year-old ban, saying assault weapons are military firearms that fall beyond the reach of the constitutional right to "bear arms."
California Senate Approves 11 Sweeping Gun-Control MeasuresThe California Senate has approved a wide-ranging series of gun-control measures that would outlaw assault rifles with easily detachable magazines and require people to give up magazines that hold more than 10 rounds.
Calif. Assembly Urges Congress To Ban Assault WeaponsThe state Assembly has passed a resolution urging Congress to revive a federal ban on assault weapons in the wake of recent mass shootings.