Wogan, J. B.
September 2014
Governing;Sep2014, Vol. 27 Issue 12, p32
The article focuses on perspective of Michael Nutter, mayor of Philadelphia, related to the need of enacting new laws against gun violence in the U.S. as of September 2014. Topics discussed include punishing reckless behavior by gun owners, discouraging straw gun purchases and legal challenges preempting local measures against buying or owning guns.


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