David Gregory skates on gun magazine charge (updated)

Washington, D.C. Attorney General Irvin Nathan has declined to prosecute NBC News reporter David Gregory for displaying an illegal ammunition magazine on the network's "Meet the Press" show. Nathan said the decision whether to prosecute Gregory was "close" and was made despite "the feeble and unsatisfactory efforts that NBC made to determine whether or not it was lawful to possess, display and broadcast this large capacity magazine as a means of fostering the public policy debate."  Washington Times: The "Meet the Press" anchor ignored police guidance and held up an illegal 30-round rifle magazine in his D.C. studio during an interview on Dec. 23 with the National Rifle Association's Wayne LaPierre on gun-control laws. The Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) concluded the three-and-a-half week investigation into the allegations -- seen live on national TV -- without an arrest by turning over the facts to the Office of the Attorney General (OAG).  In 2012, the police...(Read Full Post)