State legislature discusses gun control

The investigation continues into the Boston Marathon bombing that killed three and wounded more than 170 people.  Watch 9News at 5 for continuing coverage.

Later on 9News at 6: Legislators took up gun control today at the State Capitol.  A bill that would ban federal restrictions on semi-automatic guns was sent from the House Criminal Justice Committee to the house floor for debate.  WAFB's Nick Foley will have an update tonight at 6.

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