Gun Control

What is an “Assault Style Rifle”? A Sarcastic Guide to Gun Control in Canada

The assault rifle is a military weapon intended for use by soldiers. Assault rifles are defined as any firearm that has all three of the following characteristics: (1) a large capacity magazine, (2) it fires an intermediate power cartridge, and (3) it is capable of fully automatic fire. This definition is the accepted definition. See the list of references at the bottom of the article