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Gun Owners Gather In Annapolis

February 12th, 2015 by WCBC Radio

WBAL reports more than 100 gun owners gathered on Lawyer's Mall outside the State House  this week  for 2-A Tuesday. The gun owners are pushing for a series of bills that supporters say would preserve Second Amendment rights. The gun owners are seeking to repeal the gun control law enacted in 2013, which banned 45 different types of assault weapons and limited gun magazines to just 10 rounds. Groups including the National Rifle Association and Maryland Shall Issue say that law has curbed gun owner’s rights. Portions of the law are being challenged in court. As a candidate, Larry Hogan described the gun control law as "settled law" and he would not pursue a repeal of the measure. NRA Maryland Liaison  Shannon Alford said that that her group's efforts is not on convincing Hogan to pursue a repeal, but rather considering a Democratic controlled legislature to consider the repeal. She says her group intends to do that by educating lawmakers about the Second Amendment…                                                      


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