Silencer Industry Seeks to Loosen Federal Regulations

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As a leading manufacturer and seller of gun silencers — or suppressors, as they're more accurately called — SilencerCo of Utah wants to quiet guns. Congress may soon help in the effort, NPR reports. Silencers are one of the most heavily regulated products in the gun industry. Lawmakers are pushing legislation that would loosen those long-standing federal regulations, making silencers . . .

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