• April 9, 2020

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

Upper Township adopts Second Amendment law

Public comment mixed after unanimous vote

Print
Font Size:
Default font size
Larger font size

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.

You must login to view the full content on this page.

Rules of Conduct

  • 1 Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
  • 2 Don't Threaten or Abuse. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. AND PLEASE TURN OFF CAPS LOCK.
  • 3 Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
  • 4 Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
  • 5 Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
  • 6 Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.

Welcome to the discussion.