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23 January 2005

Richmond Times-Dispatch (Virginia)

Nine out of 10 Richmond-area residents support a proposed law that would close the so-called "gun-show loophole," a newly released crime-and-safety survey shows. The loophole allows unlicensed gun dealers to sell firearms at Virginia gun shows without making background checks of purchasers. The survey also shows that residents in the region overwhelmingly rank crime as the biggest threat to their quality of life and that most believe the crime rate is tied to the... (GunPolicy.org)

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