Legal Case on Open Source Firearms

ArsTechnica has an article on the US federal government’s attempt to crack down on so-called ‘open source firearms’ – the sharing of CAD files for the printing of weapons by 3D printers.

A lawsuit is currently in the works –  Defense Distributed v. Department of State – which seeks to clarify whether publishing CAD files on the internet for weapons manufacture violates federal law.

Full article here.

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