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The Supreme Court Let Stand Local Law Banning Assault Weapons

The Supreme Court Let Stand Local Law Banning Assault Weapons

The Supreme Court let stand a Chicago-area ordinance banning assault rifles, again declining the chance to explain its view of gun rights. In June 2013, the City Council in Highland Park, Ill., banned possession of semiautomatic guns and rifles, including all the versions of the AK-47, AR-15 and Uzi. The Illinois State Rifle Association and a city resident Arie Friedman, sued to revoke the ordinan... »