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19 May 2005

Associated Press

HARRISBURG — A gubernatorial advisory panel yesterday recommended tougher penalties for people who violate Pennsylvania's gun laws but declined to endorse a one-a-month limit on handgun purchases that Gov. Ed Rendell embraced during his 2002 election campaign. The Commission to Address Gun Violence also stopped short of recommending the elimination of a state law that bars cities and towns from enacting their own gun ordinances. Philadelphia Mayor John Street says... (

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