San Jose, California, Mayor Sam Liccardo (D) is pushing for an “assault weapons” ban and other gun controls after a handgun was used in the May 26, 2021, mass shooting at Valley Transportation Authority (VTA).
Breitbart News reported the VTA attacker used three handguns and complied with gun control laws to get them. All three of the guns were acquired legally and registered per state law.
NBC Bay Area notes that Liccardo wants to add more gun controls to the process. Those gun controls are laid out in a 10-point plan which includes requiring licensed gun sellers to video every gun sale and requiring gun owners to purchase liability insurance.
A press release on San Jose’s government website notes that the gun control push also includes an “invite” for “cities throughout California to join San José on an amicus curia brief to support the 9th Circuit appeal of