Author Archives: Steve Lash

Steve Lash covers appellate courts and general legal affairs for The Daily Record. He is a member of the U.S. Supreme Court and Maryland bars.

4th Circuit upholds Md. assault weapons ban

In this 2013 file photo, Randy Farmer, President of FreeState Gun Range in Middle River holds an AR-15 rifle for sale. (Maximilian Franz/The Daily Record)

A federal appeals court Tuesday upheld the constitutionality of Maryland’s ban on military assault-style weapons and high capacity magazines, those carrying at least 10 rounds of ammunition. In its 10-4 decision, the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said the ...

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