U.S. District Judge Larry Burns

Former United States Rep. Gabrielle Giffords speaks at Intrepid Sea-Air-Space Museum on May 24, 2012 in New York City. (credit: Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

US Judge: Bring Back Federal Assault Weapons Ban

A federal judge who sentenced the man who shot former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords said in an article published Friday that it’s time to bring back the federal assault weapons ban.