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Federal judge keeps CT's assault weapons ban in place for now

A federal judge Thursday denied a preliminary injunction request from a national gun rights group.

News 12 Staff

Aug 4, 2023, 2:32 AM

Updated 346 days ago

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Connecticut's assault weapons ban will stay in place -- for now.
A federal judge Thursday denied a preliminary injunction request from a national gun rights group.
The judge ruled that "assault weapons are sub-optimal for self-defense."
The same judge is still considering another injunction request from a different Second Amendment group.


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