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The History and Use of Assault Weapons

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Colt AR-15 A3 Tactical Carbine.

Semiautomatic assault-style rifles have been used in several mass shootings, including the recent mass shooting that took place in Orlando and killed 49 people. They also remain a popular firearm for many gun enthusiasts. This hour we'll discuss the history of these weapons and their regulations. 

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This show originally aired on June 15, 2016 at 10 a.m.