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Morris repeals ordinance targeting pit bulls

By Sarwat S. Ahmad For The Herald-News April 18, 2012 9:48AM

MORRIS — Pit bulls in Morris no longer will be treated differently than other breeds of dogs.

Aldermen on Monday night repealed an ordinance regulating pit bulls to comply with state law which prohibits breed-specific municipal regulations on dogs.

The state of Illinois outlawed breed specific legislation a few years ago, and the city has not enforced the pit bull law since then, Kopczick said. […]

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