New Law Makes WWII Museum Give Up Guns

May 5, 2017 | 0 comments

Fox News Reported that a small museum in Washington state is removing old firearms from a WWII exhibit due to a new gun control law.

The Lynden Pioneer Museum posted the following on Facebook a week ago:

The new voter-approved law, Initiative 594, requires background checks on all gun transfers. The museum is wary that they could face a legal problem if they try to send loaned guns back to their owners after the law takes effect Dec. 4.
Even though the risk is small, the museum’s director says any legal costs would be a significant burden given his small budget and that …read more