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Gun Control Debate Heats Up In Montco

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NORRISTOWN, Pa. -

A protest was held Saturday in Norristown to call for the protection of Second Amendment rights.

Demonstrators gathered outside the Montgomery County Courthouse, many of them holding guns.

They said they wanted to prove they're not menaces to society, just men and women exercising their constitutional right to bear arms.

Elsewhere in the county, a demonstration was held calling for more gun control.

Ceasefire PA held a memorial service at Villanova University in honor of the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting last December in Connecticut.

The event also included a memorial to Philadelphians murdered by illegal guns.

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