Bump stocks: What's changed since Las Vegas shootings
24 days ago - By The Seattle Times
The gunman in the Las Vegas mass shooting was armed with 23 AR-style weapons, 14 of them fitted with “bump stocks” that allowed them to mimic fully automatic fire. The devices were little-known before they were used in the Oct. 1 rampage, the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history. And in the immediate aftermath,...
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The Politics of Bump Stocks, One Year After Las Vegas Shooting
24 days ago - By NPR
Most Americans first learned about "bump stocks" - which speed up the firing rate of semi-automatic rifles - in the aftermath of the Las Vegas massacre. A year later, they're still mostly legal.
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What's happened to bump stocks in the year since Las Vegas?
24 days ago - By My Sanantonio
The gunman in the Las Vegas mass shooting was armed with 23 AR-style weapons, 14 of them fitted with "bump stocks" that allowed them to mimic fully automatic fire.
The devices were little-known before they were used in the Oct. 1 rampage, the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history. And in the immediate aftermath, there were calls from a wide spectrum of lawmakers and advocates on firearms issues to have them banned.
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