Originally Posted by hoffmang
People have been arrested for possession of large capacity magazines in the Southern California area. We've defended them and charges get dropped when the DA realizes that simple possession is not illegal.
Thanks, Gene, that's helpful. It doesn't sound like these got anywhere near arraignment/hearing, is that correct? Also, do you know if there was any consideration as to whether the mag was "legal", or was the sole focus on the lack of basis for charging possession?