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Upper Township adopts Second Amendment law - Ocean City Sentinel: Local News

Upper Township adopts Second Amendment law

Public comment mixed after unanimous vote

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Posted: Wednesday, February 12, 2020 9:06 am

UPPER TOWNSHIP — By the time those who attended the Upper Township Committee meeting Monday, Feb. 10, had a chance to weigh in on a resolution declaring the township a “Second Amendment Sanctuary,” the votes had already been cast.

Without discussion, committee approved the resolution unanimously. Members had already reached consensus on the resolution at a previous meeting. Still, several speakers let committee members know what they thought, with some congratulating the local officials for standing up for the U.S. Constitution and others expressing skepticism about the impact and symbolism of the vote.

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