TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Mar 12, 2018
The Department of Justice has taken a first step towards banning bump stocks, hardware that enables guns to fire like automatic weapons, the Associated Press reports. The move would see the DOJ classify bump stocks as a machine gun banned under federal law. President Donald Trump ordered the Justice Department to work towards a ban after the shooting deaths of 17 people at a Florida high school last month.