Amendments to the city's gun control proposals steer away from an outright ban on “assault weapons” and, lawmakers hope, to firmer legal standing.
Mayor Bill Peduto signed an executive order Monday.
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Council wants to address concerns from mental health professionals and gun owners, too.
It's not often the NRA and ACLU end up on the same side.
There will be guns on the streets — lots of them, potentially.