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Ferguson, Inslee seek ban on sale of assault-weapons

Members of Grandmothers Against Gun Violence look on as Washington state Attorney General Bob Ferguson addresses a news conference announcing legislation to combat mass shootings in the state, Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019, in Seattle. Gov. Jay Inslee is joining Ferguson to propose limits to magazine capacity and a ban on the sale of assault weapons. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson) WAET101 WAET101

SEATTLE (AP) — Washington Gov. Jay Inslee and Attorney General Bob Ferguson say they want to make mass shootings less likely in the state by banning the sale of high-capacity gun magazines and assault weapons. The Democrats on Thursday announced plans for legislation that would limit magazine capacities to 10 rounds and that would ban...

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