Judge: Assault Weapons Ban Doesn't Violate 2nd AmendmentA federal judge dismissed a lawsuit challenging Massachusetts' ban on assault weapons and large-capacity magazines, saying in a ruling released Friday that the weapons fall beyond the reach of the Second Amendment.
California Boy Arrested For Alleged School Threat With Lego GunAuthorities have arrested a 14-year-old boy they say posted an online threat against a San Diego County school that included a photo of an AR-15 rifle made of Legos.
AR-15 Raffle For Firefighters Sparks OutcryA group of Cameron Park moms is upset after attending a fundraiser for firefighters where an AR-15 rifle was the main raffle prize. They say the timing was insensitive after the deadly Florida school shootings.
Grass Valley Man Arrested After Illegally Selling AR-15s To Undercover AgentCourt documents say the arrest Thursday stems from a five-month Homeland Security investigation that used the dark web, Bitcoin payments, secret meetings, and discussions of buying grenades, anti-personnel mines and explosives. Home-built AR-15 weapons are legal for an individual to make for themselves, but cannot be sold.
California Corrections' AR-15 Raffle Raises ConcernsA flyer for a weapon raffle sent out by the California Health Care Facility is triggering a lot of reaction around the city.
Elementary Student Fires Police Gun, Hurts 3Three children were injured by shrapnel after a fellow elementary school student pulled the trigger of an assault rifle mounted on a police motorcycle during a school assembly, authorities said.