automatic weapon

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a firearm that reloads itself and keeps firing until the trigger is released

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LAHORE -- The Lahore High Court (LHC) has set aside a notification of the interior ministry about suspension of licenses of automatic weapons.
Earlier, petitioners' counsel Barrister Syed Ali Zafar questioning the Interior Ministry notification submitted the government suspended licenses of all automatic weapon holders within prohibited bore with the exception that only the law enforcing agencies could keep automatic weapons/licenses.
LAHORE -- The Lahore High Court Saturday set aside the notification of the interior ministry to suspend licences of automatic weapons.
If it makes sense to outlaw automatic weapons, how can it make sense to allow devices that turn semi automatic weapons into de facto auto matic weapons?
During the detention, police discovered an automatic weapon and a bomb on man's body.
25KG of home-made explosives, and AN automatic weapon, a silencer and ammunition.
There were also seven firearms offences, including firing an air weapon, possession of an automatic weapon and possession of military grade ammunition.
The newspaper quoted its sources as saying the prince used an M-16 automatic rifle, an Israeli-made automatic weapon and a Gluck pistol to massacre members of his family.
He located many shot-like noises, including automatic weapon blasts coming from a variety of sites.
Bump stocks have a single purpose, to cause a semi-automatic weapon to fire like an automatic weapon.
Rs 50,000 in case of automatic weapon of prohibited bore and
Twelve of the guns were outfitted with modifiers in order to make them shoot faster, mimicking an automatic weapon, according to the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms.
The tragic death of a Connecticut boy who accidentally shot himself in the head with an automatic weapon at an event at the Westfield Sportsman's Club last week has sent shock waves from the Berkshires to Beacon Hill, and with good reason.
The Squad Automatic Weapon (SAW) Pintle Mount Assembly provides soldiers the ability to defend themselves from both sides of the vehicle.
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