Well Leeland Yee plead guilty to the charges of Racketeering accepting bribes, and of course gun smuggling. The architect of most of California’s oppressive gun legislation, must have been attempting to eliminate the competition. 

In celebration of this, I went out and bought another non California compliant gun, the Sig P238

http://www.sfgate.com/crime/article/Former-Sen-Leland-Yee-changes-plea-to-guilty-in-6360935.php​