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Mexico. 2015 ‘Possession and Carrying of Prohibited Firearms (Posesión y Portación De Armas Prohibidas).’ Federal Law of Firearms and Explosives of January 11, 1972 - Last amended in 2015 (Ley Federal de Armas y Explosivos del 11 de enero de 1972 - Última reforma publicada en 2015); Title II, Chapter I (Article 8), p. 2. Mexico City: Congress of Mexico. 12 November

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Artículo 8

No se permitirá la posesión ni portación de las armas prohibidas por la Ley ni de las reservadas para el uso exclusivo del Ejército, Armada y Fuerza Aérea, salvo los casos de excepción señalados en esta Ley.

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Translated content:

Article 8

The carrying or possession of arms prohibited by the Law or reserved for the exclusive use of the Army, Navy and Air Force, save only in cases of exception mentioned in this Law, is forbidden.

[Editor's note: Unofficial translation by David B. Kopel and Ruben Medardo Tapia, 15 February 2009, based on the Mexican Government's 2004 reform - http://davekopel.org/Espanol/mexican-firearms-statutes.htm]

ID: Q2252

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