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California’s assault weapons ban overturned as federal judge compares AR-15 to a Swiss Army knife

https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2021/06/05/california-assault-weapons-ban-overturned/

A federal judge Friday night overturned California's longtime ban on assault weapons, saying the state's law was unconstitutional and that prohibiting such firearms for decades was "a failed experiment." In a 94-page ruling, U.S. District Judge Roger Benitez of the Southern District of California said that sections of the state ban in place since 1989 regarding military-style riflesviolate the Second Amendment.