“Every gun is supposed to be a ghost gun. It is none of the government’s or anybody else’s business what guns you buy, make, or sell as those activities are covered under the 2A”
So-called ghost guns are terrifying to someone who doesn’t believe in private gun ownership. After all, if people can make their own guns, then gun control as a concept simply cannot exist in any meaningful way except to disarm the law-abiding. After all, if criminals can just make their own guns, that’s precisely who will be alone in complying with the laws.
A number of places have decided to ban such weapons, obviously not thinking about the fact that a ban won’t stop criminals from building these guns. One such state was Nevada.
However, that ban didn’t go particularly well, as Gabriella Hoffman noted in a recent op-ed:
By Tom Knighton