Tag: bump-stock

4th Circuit Court Dismisses Challenge to Federal Bump Stock Ban

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit on Thursday dismissed a challenge to the federal ban on bump stocks, which are designed to help make semi-automatic firearms behave more like fully automatic ones. When attached to a semi-automatic firearm, a bump stock uses the weapon’s recoil energy after a shot is fired to…


Supreme Court Won’t Hear Appeal Against Maryland Bump Stock Ban

The Supreme Court decided this morning not to take up a challenge to Maryland’s ban on bump stocks and other devices that help guns fire faster. The ruling in the case, Maryland Shall Issue Inc. v. Hogan, court file 20-855, came in an unsigned order May 3. In line with its custom, the court did…