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25 January 2001

Los Angeles Times, Editorial

Gun control opponents like to say that rather than passing new gun laws, we need to enforce the ones we have. In that case, they should embrace a measure before the Los Angeles City Council. The ordinance, which won committee approval Monday, would provide muscle for enforcing background check laws already on the books. Federal and state laws already bar gun sales to convicted felons, individuals subject to a restraining order, those declared mentally incompetent and... (GunPolicy.org)

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