Michelle Lowe

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Delivering the news in North MS and West AL. has been just one more "Day in the Life" since 2007. Anchor of WCBI News at 9 on MYMS, co-anchor WCBI News at 10. Email me with story ideas!

Video: Proposed Bill Allows Lawsuits Against Gun Bans

JACKSON, Miss. – (WCBI)Mississippi lawmakers are considering a bill that allows gun owners to sue city officials who ban guns.

House Bill 314 is also known as Gipson’s bill.

The Attorney General’s office would have 30 days to investigate.

If sufficient evidence proved that a ban does contravene with the carry and conceal law, the municipality would have 30 days to comply or a lawsuit could be filed.

Several counties and cities across the state have prohibited firearms on public properties.