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United Kingdom

30 January 2002

Portland Press Herald (Maine)

A battle plan in the fight against domestic violence received near universal support at a public hearing Tuesday, but few expect it to become law without major revisions. As drafted by the Commission to Study Domestic Violence, the bill calls for a dozen new state employees and is considered by some lawmakers to be too expensive in a year when the state is cutting programs. It also contains a controversial provision that would allow judges to seize handguns from... (

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