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Firearm storage

OLYMPIA, Wash. — The Supreme Court of Washington ruled that state law preempts an Edmonds city ordinance requiring residents “safely store their firearms when not in use." The city council passed the ordinance after a mass shooting at a high school.

Read the opinion here.

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