Originally published on Wed February 20, 2013 1:12 pm
Updated at 2:00 p.m. with quotes from State Reps. Mike Leara (R) and Stacey Newman (D).
Lawmakers proposing gun control legislation could end up in prison under a bill introduced by a Missouri House Republican.
Rep. Mike Leara, of St. Louis County, said Tuesday that he has no illusions that his bill actually will pass and become law.
Gun control is going to be at the top of President Obama’s agenda this year, and Missouri’s US Senators are divided on what to do about it.