NEEDLES — The city of Needles is discussing a possible declaration as a Second Amendment sanctuary city. When it becomes official, supporters say it would exempt Needles from any restrictive gun laws that California may pass in the future, and allow the city’s laws to remain based solely on the U.S. Constitution. The Needles City Council voted to create a committee for the purpose of discussion and drafting of language for the proposed declaration on Tuesday. Thank you for reading! JOURNALISM MATTERS. By subscribing you help keep local journalism thriving. AWARD WINNING COVERAGE Keeping you informed and connected to your community for more than 60 years. Learn about your neighbors, what’s going on with local governments, high school athletes, local retailer promotions, and issues affecting the place we call home.