Mayor Nutter says some gun shops are part of the crime problem. One owner deflects the comments.Read the article
Continuing coverage on violence in the city of Philadelphia, including interactive maps.
Philadelphia's gun laws (.pdfs)
Law on "straw purchases"
Law on certain assault weapons
Statement from the National Rifle Association after the laws were signed. The NRA is a party in a lawsuit against the city.
Statement from the National Shooting Sports Foundation, the trade association of the firearms industry, after a temporary restraining order was issued against the city.