Rep. Seth Moulton (D., Mass.), a Democratic presidential candidate, said there should be a debate in the United States about whether ownership of handguns should be permitted during an interview with the New York Times.
In an interview with the Washington Post, former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens lamented about the Supreme Court's 2008 District of Columbia v. Heller decision and said, "there’s no need for all the guns we have in the country and if I could get rid of one thing it would be to get rid of that whole gun climate."
A federal judge struck down California's ban on the possession of magazines holding more than 10 rounds of ammunition. On Friday Judge Roger T. Benitez of the District Court for the Southern District of California ruled the confiscation effort is unconstitutional.