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The Liberator gun, designed by Defense Distributed. Photo: Vvzvlad/Wikimedia Commons

To say that 3-D guns is a divisive issue is an understatement. Since the State Department’s June settlement with Defense Distributed allowing it to publish blueprints for a 3-D gun on a website, the prospect of placing guns just a few clicks away from an individual’s hand has come under fire from both courts and legislators.

Ian Lopez

Ian Lopez is the senior technology editor for ALM Media. He can be reached at ilopez@alm.com, or on Twitter at @IanMichaelLopez.

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