Judge Blocks Online Plans for Printing Untraceable 3D Guns

U.S. District Judge Robert Lasnik extended a temporary restraining order, and his new decision will last until the case is resolved.

  • Published 27 August 2018

A U.S. judge in Seattle blocked the Trump administration Monday from allowing a Texas company to post online plans for making untraceable 3D guns, agreeing with 19 states and the District of Columbia that such access to the plastic guns would pose a security risk. The states sued to stop an agreement that the government had reached with Austin, Texas-based Defense Distributed, saying guidelines on how to print undetectable plastic guns could be acquired by… Read at AP News