Gun bill advances: Despite flurry of amendments, legislation set for final council vote


Heather Kimball

Aaron Chung

In this Feb. 27, 2013 file photo Hank Johnson displays his handgun, in Springboro, Ohio. (AP Photo/Al Behrman, File)

After hours of considering, approving and rejecting more than half a dozen amendments, the County Council voted Wednesday in favor of a bill prohibiting concealed firearms in certain places.