This article appeared online at TheNewAmerican.com on Tuesday, August 29, 2017:
According to the Los Angeles Times, LA’s city council is “poised to roll back its ban on ‘ultra-compact’ guns” on Tuesday, thanks to pressure from the National Rifle Association (NRA) and the California Rifle & Pistol Association (CRPA). Those groups hold that California state law overrules and overrides the city’s attempt to ban small, concealable handguns from its citizens.
The ban, passed in 2001, was based on several assumptions that have proved to be false. For example,