Sevier Co. now a 'second amendment sanctuary'

Knoxville city council considers banning gun shows from city-owned facilities. / Source: (WVLT)

SEVIER COUNTY, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Sevier County is now a second amendment sanctuary following a vote on Monday night.

Following in the footsteps of Blount County and the City of Dandridge, members of the Sevier County leadership voted to make the county a sanctuary.

Leaders said this move doesn't change any laws, but is a sign of support.

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