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Andrew J. Nelson

Andrew J. Nelson

Rise of the AR-15: How the rifle became a top pick for gun owners, source of fear for others

By: - April 30, 2023

This story was originally published by Flatwater Free Press. When a gunman entered a west Omaha Super Target in late January, he carried 13 loaded rifle magazines and a weapon that has gained symbolic stature in the national debate over guns, the AR-15. Initially created for war, the AR-15’s popularity among firearm owners has skyrocketed […]