bump stocks

(AP Photo/Steve Helber)
March 21, 2019 - 1:14 pm
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Bump stocks — the attachment used by the killer during the 2017 Las Vegas massacre to make his weapons fire rapidly like machine guns — will become illegal in the U.S. next week. It's the only major gun restriction imposed by the federal government in the past few years. Owners...
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A little-known device called a "bump stock" is attached to a semi-automatic rifle at the Gun Vault store and shooting range in South Jordan, Utah.  (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
December 18, 2018 - 11:48 am
By MICHAEL BALSAMO , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration moved Tuesday to officially ban bump stocks, which allow semi-automatic weapons to fire rapidly like automatic firearms, and has made them illegal to possess beginning in late March. The devices will be banned under a...
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