Probably to avoid having CA cry to the 9th circus for an emergency stay (for the entire appeal process). Instead by issuing his own stay it disarms CA from trying that tactic and also holds them to a timeline.
Also, as absurd as this may seem…You could fill your hollow points with silicon from Home Depot and then they are not hollow point right? State Police FAQs uses Critical Duty/Defense as an example, not as an absolute.
Who told you it cannot be both? I think you may be reading into something that is not enumerated by law. Cops tend to try to get to the bottom of something that doesnt exactly have a bottom…
Just trying to expose that a lot of what we think is law is not exactly law and only scary propaganda.
LEOSA does not address magazine capacity but why should it? The magazine is a part of the firearm the law says you can carry. Why try to seek answers to something that was intentionally left vague.