Town Makes Gun Ownership Mandatory (VIDEO)

By Nina Settappa

April 2, 2013 Updated Apr 2, 2013 at 9:08 AM EDT

NELSON, Ga. (www.incnow.tv) - The city council in Nelson, Georgia voted unanimously in favor of the “Family Protection Ordinance.”

The ordinance makes it mandatory to own a gun, though there isn’t an established penalty for those who don’t comply. Council members said it probably won’t be enforced, but they say they hope it deters violence in the town.

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