Colorado Court of Appeals upholds state’s ban on large-capacity magazines

News

Colorado Court of Appeals upholds state’s ban on large-capacity magazines

Lawsuit dates back to 2013 when several gun-control bills were passed
Workers assemble 30-round capacity ammunition magazines for high-velocity rifles inside the Magpul Industries plant in Erie on Feb. 28, 2013. Magpul, one of the country’s largest producers of ammunition magazines for guns, left Colorado and moved its operations to Wyoming because of Colorado laws that include restrictions on how many cartridges a magazine can hold. The Colorado Court of Appeals, in a unanimous opinion issued Thursday, upheld the state’s ban on large-capacity ammunition magazines of 15 rounds or more.

Colorado Court of Appeals upholds state’s ban on large-capacity magazines

Workers assemble 30-round capacity ammunition magazines for high-velocity rifles inside the Magpul Industries plant in Erie on Feb. 28, 2013. Magpul, one of the country’s largest producers of ammunition magazines for guns, left Colorado and moved its operations to Wyoming because of Colorado laws that include restrictions on how many cartridges a magazine can hold. The Colorado Court of Appeals, in a unanimous opinion issued Thursday, upheld the state’s ban on large-capacity ammunition magazines of 15 rounds or more.