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Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Dec 18, 2018
The U.S. Department of Justice will impose a ban on bump stocks, the firearm modifying devices that were used in the 2017 Las Vegas mass shooting, The Washington Post reports. Officials announced today that owners of the devices will have 90 days from Friday to destroy them or turn them over to the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. Gun rights groups have already responded by promising to sue the government to stop the new regulation.