Federal judge rejects challenge to gun dealer rules.

A federal judge has thrown out a lawsuit challenging new…

A federal judge has thrown out a lawsuit challenging new reporting requirements for gun dealers that the Obama administration says are needed to help staunch the flow of powerful rifles to violent Mexican drug gangs.

Ruling in a suit brought by gun dealers and backed by the National Shooting Sports Foundation as well as the National Rifle ­Association, U.S. District Judge Rosemary M. Collyer of the D.C. district said Friday that the new rules were a reasonable law enforcement tactic.

Read the rest of Del Quentin Wilber’s article at The Washington Post.

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