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12 March 2008

Philadelphia Daily News

City Council squares off against the state General Assembly in Commonwealth Court this morning over whether the city can enforce its own gun laws. Council members Darrell Clarke and Donna Reed Miller filed a lawsuit last fall citing a "state-created danger" after several local gun-control laws were passed but not enforced because the General Assembly had not voted on corresponding state legislation. Clarke and Miller are asking a panel of judges to rule that the... (

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