Massachusetts state Rep. David Linsky has filed legislation that would ban the sale and possession of bump stocks in the commonwealth.
Bump stocks are devices that can give a semi-automatic rifle near fully automatic shooting speeds and are believed to have been used by the Las Vegas shooter. The legislation also seeks to ban large capacity magazines.
This segment aired on October 6, 2017.
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