City Council approves August 2024 gun control referendum

By , Daily Memphian Updated: July 11, 2023 7:57 PM CT | Published: July 11, 2023 7:49 PM CT

Council members say they hope the question on city voters’ ballots will influence the Tennessee Legislature even if any of the measures would likely be challenge by the state if voters approve them.

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