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United States

14 June 1999


CHICAGO — A third of all U.S. households keep a gun in the home or a vehicle, according to a survey published Monday. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said it got the finding from a 1994 telephone poll of 5,238 households, which also revealed that about 22 percent of those owning guns keep them loaded and unlocked. The poll was published in the June issue of the Archives of Pediatric & Adolescent Medicine, a publication of the American Medical... (

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