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United States

28 September 2008

Philadelphia Inquirer

A Commonwealth Court ruled yesterday against the city's right to pass its own gun-control ordinances, prompting an angry Mayor Nutter to demand state lawmakers take action with the funeral of another slain police officer looming Tuesday. "You're either on the side of the criminals or you're on the side of law-abiding public. That's it," Nutter said. The Commonwealth Court, in its ruling, concurred with a long line of opinions that said only the state has the power to... (

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