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Federal judge says Oregon’s new gun rules don’t violate US Constitution

Posted on AllSides July 14th, 2023
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A federal judge says Oregon’s new, stricter gun safety rules are constitutional. In a 122-page written order issued late Friday, U.S. District Court Judge Karin Immergut found banning large capacity magazines and requiring a permit to purchase a firearm are in keeping with “the nation’s history and tradition of regulating uniquely dangerous features of weapons and firearms to protect public safety.” Immergut’s order comes after a weeklong trial in early June testing the constitutionality of Oregon’s new gun laws, which voters approved last fall. It follows a U.S. Supreme Court...

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