ATF Denies Targeting Mentally Disabled in Sting Operations

Stings in six cities used mentally disabled to stimulate sales of illegal drugs, guns
ATF Director Todd Jones

Federal agents who entrapped mentally disabled young men in sting operations across the country did not know their targets were disabled, the director of Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms said Wednesday.

Facebook Clamps Down on Gun Sales

Social media site caves to pressure from gun control advocates
A Facebook page for a gun exchange that may be banned by the new policies / AP

Facebook announced Wednesday it will work to restrict illicit gun sales on its networks after a months-long campaign by gun control activists.