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San Francisco city attorney takes aim at five gun companies over alleged sale of high-capacity magazines

San Francisco city attorney takes aim at five gun companies over alleged sale of high-capacity magazines

San Francisco City Atty. Dennis Herrera filed a lawsuit Thursday against five gun suppliers, alleging they violated a state law banning the sale of high-capacity magazines by selling them in pieces and marketing them as “repair kits.”

The lawsuit, filed in San Francisco County Superior Court, alleges that online retailers Badger Mountain Supply of Washington, 7.62 Precision of Alaska, Shooters Plus of Mississippi, LAK Supply of Wyoming and BuyMilsurp.com of Florida are engaged in unfair or fraudulent business practices. The companies did not respond to requests seeking comment Friday morning.

Herrera alleges in court papers that the companies are violating...

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