Mayor Fenty: "semiautomatic handguns generally remain illegal"
*Second, automatic and semiautomatic handguns generally remain illegal and may not be registered. . . . .
In addition, although the Court struck the safe storage provision on the ground that it was too broadly written, firearms at home should be kept either unloaded and disassembled or else locked except for use in self-defense in emergencies.
The note about semi-automatic guns is amazing. The safe-storage requirement guts the ability to defend oneself.