Chicago: City to revamp gun control ordinance after loss in court

Posted on June 25, 2012

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The city of Chicago is taking another shot at a drafting a gun ordinance it hopes will pass muster with the courts.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel is expected to introduce a revised ordinance Wednesday barring anyone with a misdemeanor conviction for a violent crime within five years from obtaining a city gun permit.
The proposal is a reaction to a federal judge's ruling Tuesday striking down part of the city's 2010 firearm ordinance.

Read the article: The Chicago Sun Times (Ill.)

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