By: Teresa Mull

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania’s City Council voted 6-3 to approve legislation to enact a red flag gun confiscation law and to ban AR-15s and other common semiautomatic firearms and so-called “high-capacity” magazines. The legislation does include a grandfather clause.

Pittsburgh’s mayor said he’ll sign the legislation, but Pennsylvania law forbids municipalities from regulating guns, so there are sure to be court challenges.

Pending in the Pennsylvania state legislature currently is an absurd bill that would make gun owners’ live a nightmare. I explain the details of this atrocious bill in the video below:

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