Judge OKs demand for gun sales reports.

A federal judge approved the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms…

A federal judge approved the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives’ demand that gun dealers and pawnbrokers in states on the Mexican border report to the ATF whenever they sell “two or more semi-automatic rifles capable of accepting a detachable magazine, and with a caliber greater than .22 to an unlicensed person.”

“Congress has effected a delicate balance between ATF’s regulation of firearms and the right to privacy held by lawful firearms owners,” U.S. District Judge Rosemary Collyer wrote in dismissing a complaint filed by The National Shooting Sports Foundation.

Read the rest of Ryan Abbott’s article at Courthouse News Service.

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