Originally Posted by adarak
Makes sense, but if possession isn't forbidden then why and how would the state begin to even investigate if he is caught using them? The roommate is long gone now and won't be returning.
Could be any reason they decide to start doing it, as far as being able to prove what happened, people have a habit of failing to keep their mouths shut.
That being said, it doesn't mean he'd necessarily get to keep them either as there is some odd language about large capacity magazines being a nuisance, that would allow them to be confiscated.