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22 April 2002

Chicago Tribune

A gun-rights group that called on supporters to attend Taste of Chicago with handguns concealed in fanny packs is planning another controversial promotion giving away one handgun a month to a resident of Chicago, where handgun possession is illegal. Concealed Carry Inc., which has the motto saving lives by arming citizens, is planning to start the giveaway in May with a semiautomatic .32-caliber pistol, said John Birch, president of Concealed Carry, based in Oak Brook.... (GunPolicy.org)

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