Chipman: The Brooklyn Subway Shooting Illustrates Why ‘Ghost Guns’ Must Be Banned

Chipman: The Brooklyn Subway Shooting Illustrates Why ‘Ghost Guns’ Must Be Banned

“Here is the perfect example for why this (ghost gun) rule was needed,” said David Chipman, the Biden administration’s first nominee to head the Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco Firearms and Explosives. “I think you would be hard-pressed to find an argument against a (serial number) requirement based on what happened in New York.”

Jim Pasco, executive director of the Fraternal Order of Police, said the James case is a striking illustration of the need for regulation of untraceable firearms amid spiraling violent crime.

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