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The National Firearms Act currently requires suppressor buyers to submit fingerprints and photographs, pay a $200 fee and pass a background check that can take up to a year.
Their problem includes pushback from state legislatures and now a Justice Department that doesn’t have an implicit bias in favor of the speech suppressors.
Even with a suppressor in place, an AR-15 rifle is roughly as loud as a jackhammer.
In some states, that means a buyer could walk out of a store with a suppressor on the same day, after an instant background check.
In other words, a rifle still sounds like a gun even with a suppressor.
The search turned up nine guns, three knives, brass knuckles, suppressors, and various types of ammunition.
Poised to benefit from the new legislation, Sturm Ruger in the past year has ramped up its offering of silencers, while American Outdoor Brands in July bought suppressor maker Gemini Technologies.
This was the most remarkable collection of vote-suppressors since the last time that Ross Barnett dined alone.
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