Semiautomatic Assault Weapons—What Are They? What's So Bad About Them?
Table of Contents
Key Points about What Assault Weapons Are and Why They Are So Deadly
Is a Semiautomatic Assault Weapon?
So Bad about Semiautomatic Assault Weapons?
"Father of All Assault Rifles"
Descendants of the STG-44 on America's Streets
Gun Industry's Lies
This is the full
text of the May 2003 Violence Policy Center study Bullet Hoses: Semiautomatic
Assault Weapons—What Are They? What's So Bad About Them? For information
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