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United States

14 January 2004

Hampton Roads Daily Press (Virginia)

RICHMOND — Gun-control advocates haven't had reason to cheer during recent General Assembly sessions, but they seem more excited about 2004. Two groups pushing for stricter limits on firearms introduced a legislative agenda Tuesday, one day before the session convenes. Among its goals: a stronger ban on carrying guns into bars and restaurants that serve alcohol, and giving local school boards the authority to declare gun-free zones on school property. "For too long... (

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