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Lee County Board opposes state gun ban

Board approves resolution condemning assault weapon legislation

Marissa Drake, a salesperson at Marengo Guns, puts a gun on a gun rack the afternoon of Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2023, at Marengo Guns. The McHenry County gun shop is among a group of plaintiffs challenging the constitutionality of Illinois’ ban on semiautomatic weapons and large-capacity magazines that took effect last week.
Lee County Board members are sworn in Monday following a transition from 24 to 20 members.
Rachel Rodgers

Rachel Rodgers

Rachel Rodgers joined Sauk Valley Media in 2016 covering local government in Dixon and Lee County.