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United States

20 April 2004


CHICAGO — Indiana Republican Rep. John Hostettler, an avid hunter, mistakenly brought a 9-mm handgun to the Louisville, Kentucky, airport on Tuesday and was briefly detained, his press secretary said. "It was a careless mistake, the congressman acknowledged that," and he praised Transportation Security Administration screeners for detecting the weapon, press secretary Michael Jahr said. A Transportation Security Authority spokesman did not disclose the name of the... (

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