Washington Initiative 1639: The signature gathering for gun initiative seems to have been flawed

At this point, the debate over Initiative 1639 isn’t over whether it will be good law, but whether the law was followed in qualifying it for the ballot.

Last week, Secretary of State Kim Wyman certified I-1639, which seeks to raise the minimum age to buy semi-automatic rifles to 21 from 18, require enhanced background checks and require gun owners to secure firearms kept in their homes, for the November ballot.