Mr. Luty proved that anyone can build a submachine gun at home with simple tools and parts that can be purchased at just about any hardware store. Not only did he prove it, he did it! He even published the plans and step-by-step directions in a book. Unfortunately, being a British subject, he ended up being prosecuted as a result.
Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom has gotten a lot of press over the last couple of days over a proposal he made to launch a ballot initiative for the purpose of establishing even more gun control than California already has.