restricting handgun sales to people ages 18 to 20 http://apr.org en Ala. Attorney General Supports Gun Law Challenge http://apr.org/post/ala-attorney-general-supports-gun-law-challenge <p></p><p>Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange is supporting the National Rifle Association as it opposes a federal law restricting handgun sales to people ages 18 to 20.</p><p>Strange's office has filed a brief in the U.S. Supreme Court in support of the NRA's challenge.</p><p>The brief was joined Friday by attorneys general in 21 other states.</p><p>Strange's brief challenges a 1968 federal law that prohibits licensed firearms dealers from selling to people under 21 even though those same people aren't forbidden from possessing or using handguns.</p> Tue, 03 Sep 2013 21:27:52 +0000 The Associated Press 37194 at http://apr.org Ala. Attorney General Supports Gun Law Challenge