Coral Gables Mayor Raúl Valdés Fauli during his swearing-in ceremony on April 28, 2017. He is risking ouster from office in pursuing a citywide ban on the sale of assault rifles, since Florida law prohibits local governments from enacting their own gun rules.
Coral Gables Mayor Raúl Valdés Fauli during his swearing-in ceremony on April 28, 2017. He is risking ouster from office in pursuing a citywide ban on the sale of assault rifles, since Florida law prohibits local governments from enacting their own gun rules. Roberto Koltun rkoltun@miamiherald.com
Coral Gables Mayor Raúl Valdés Fauli during his swearing-in ceremony on April 28, 2017. He is risking ouster from office in pursuing a citywide ban on the sale of assault rifles, since Florida law prohibits local governments from enacting their own gun rules. Roberto Koltun rkoltun@miamiherald.com

Daring Florida to oust them, city commissioners pursue their own ban on assault rifles

February 28, 2018 06:30 AM