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Speak of the Week: Should Assault Weapons Be Banned Again?

More than 230 years after it was written, the Second Amendment continues to be hotly debated. The Supreme Court is currently considering a gun rights case involving a challenge to New York State’s restrictions on carry legally owned guns outside the home. While gun rights groups challenge existing restrictions, gun control advocates are pushing in the other direction. One of the mostly commonly proposed regulations is a ban on assault weapons, which have been used in many recent mass shootings, including the attack unfolded at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde where 19 children and two teachers have died after a gunman opened fire at a primary school in Texas. So Should the Assault Weapons Ban Be Reinstated? Watch our full report above.

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