- Posted December 23, 2012 by
This iReport is part of an assignment:
Gun control debate: Background checks
Is the media above the law?
David Gregory was in possession of a high capacity magazine on today's show. He is in violation of DC law. Should he not be prosecuted to the fullest extent?
"DC High Capacity Ammunition Magazines - D.C. Official Code 7-2506.01
(b) No person in the District shall possess, sell, or transfer any large capacity ammunition feeding device regardless of whether the device is attached to a firearm. For the purposes of this subsection, the term �large capacity ammunition feeding device� means a magazine, belt, drum, feed strip, or similar device that has a capacity of, or that can be readily restored or converted to accept, more than 10 rounds of ammunition. The term �large capacity ammunition feeding device� shall not include an attached tubular device designed to accept, and capable of operating only with, .22 caliber rimfire ammunition.�."