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ACLU-MS Comments on Jackson Youth Gun Crimes Ordinance

The Jackson City Council Public Safety/Park and Environment Committee has proposed an ordinance which would punish and fine parents or guardians of minors who have committed crimes with or been found in possession of a handgun.

May 31, 2022