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United States

1 April 2002

Associated Press

ENGLEWOOD, Florida — For more than 30 years, members of a local gun club have shot lead bullets into a mound behind their shooting range, located on top of a water district well field. Officials say the Englewood Pistoleers Gun Club may have violated a law that prohibits the use of toxic materials, including lead, on well fields that supply drinking water to the public. The law was passed in 1992, just months after the gun club signed its last lease. The lease... (

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