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Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence. 2021 ‘Gun Shows in Rhode Island.’ Gun Sales. San Francisco, CA: Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence. 25 September
Gun Shows in Rhode Island
Rhode Island does not have specific laws regulating gun shows.
The state imposes background checks for private purchases of firearms, however, and has a seven-day waiting period for all firearm sales to non-law enforcement personnel…
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