Gov. John Hickenlooper gave a lot of ammunition to his critics in Colorado’s gun control debate during an event with county sheriffs from across the state.
Most of Colorado’s elected sheriffs are trying to strike new gun restrictions with a federal lawsuit against the state that argues the laws violate the right to bear arms.
A group of Colorado sheriffs unhappy with recent gun control laws are planning to file a lawsuit to block them.
The debate over gun control has many sheriffs in Colorado urging state lawmakers to hold off on any major changes.