Supreme Court So Far Won’t Stop Bump Stock Ban
The ban on bump stock devices, which allow semi-automatic weapons to fire like machine guns, took effect Tuesday.
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is so far declining to stop the Trump administration from enforcing its ban on bump stock devices, which allow semi-automatic weapons to fire like machine guns. The ban took effect Tuesday. The administration is in the unusual position of arguing against gun rights groups. Gun rights groups asked the court Monday to keep the government from beginning to enforce the ban for now. Chief Justice John Roberts declined a…