We didn’t need to see anything more to know why my nation-leading gun-safety law is needed. But sadly, we did see more.
A week ago today, on July 22, Gov. Newsom signed Senate Bill 1327 into law, my measure that now allows individuals to file civil lawsuits against anyone who imports, distributes, manufactures or sells illegal firearms in California. This includes assault weapons and hard-to-trace guns with no serial numbers, called ghost guns.