Michigan mayors back gun magazine limits

9:07 pm
Thu February 28, 2013

Michigan mayors back gun magazine limits

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Kalamazoo Mayor Bobby Hopewell among those signing the letter backing legislation.
Washington - Detroit Mayor Dave Bing and 11 other Michigan municipal chiefs joined more 850 other mayors in backing legislation to ban high-capacity magazines that can hold more than 10 bullets. The coalition led by New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Thomas Menino sent a letter to congressional leaders backing legislation that seeks to prevent mass shootings by gunmen with high-capacity magazines.