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  • Feds Investigating Whether Santa Clarita Shooter Used a Ghost Gun November 20, 2019
    Federal law enforcement officials are investigating whether the gun used in the Santa Clarita, California, school shooting was a homemade, unserialized pistol, otherwise known as a ghost gun.  Half a dozen current and former law enforcement sources, some of whom have direct knowledge of the investigation, told The Trace and KPCC that the weapon is a […]
  • Daily Bulletin: Facebook Users Still Sidestepping Platform’s Gun-Sale Ban November 20, 2019
    Good morning, Bulletin readers. We conceived Since Parkland as a way to empower teen journalists to report on how gun violence is affecting their generation. Together, the students we worked with profiled more than 1,000 children and teens killed by guns. But when the project launched, some of those stories felt incomplete. Below, our effort to […]
  • Despite His Criminal Record, Cody Wilson Is Back in the 3D-Printed Gun Business November 20, 2019
    Cody Wilson, the self-described anarchist and figurehead of the 3D-printed gun movement, led investigators on an international manhunt last year before being arrested and charged with having sex with a minor. In August, he struck a deal with Travis County prosecutors, pleading guilty to a lesser charge of injury to a child, which is a […]