Initiative Petition No. 43, filed with the Oregon state elections office in Salem on Thursday, seeks to ban a certain type of semiautomatic rifle along with most semiautomatic pistols and their magazines. If it passes, how would this be enforced?
Tags: "assault" weapons, gun control, Inative 43, Oregon guns
Guns and the Oregon Constitution
In the debate about gun control, it is worth remembering what the Oregon Constitution actually says, and then check what the court has said it means.
Tags: gun control, Initiative 43, Initiative 44, Oregon Constitution, Section 27, State v. Kessler