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16 January 2008

Hampton Roads Daily Press (Virginia)

WASHINGTON — Basketball star Allen Iverson is donating $100,000 to support the Newport News Police Department's "Gun Buy Back" program, U.S. Rep. Robert C. Scott announced Wednesday night. The program, used in many major urban centers, offers money to residents who turn in guns to police, with no questions asked. The Newport News program is a joint effort of the police and the Peninsula Community Foundation. Iverson, a Peninsula native, pledged support for the... (GunPolicy.org)

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