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18 May 2005

Philadelphia Inquirer

HARRISBURG — A special commission formed by Gov. Rendell to combat a surge in gun violence statewide failed to support two key gun-control initiatives backed by Mayor Street and other city officials. In a report issued yesterday, the divided commission recommended the legislature commit more funding for gun violence prevention programs, enact tougher penalties for those who violate state gun laws, and create better tools for prosecutors to pursue gun... (GunPolicy.org)

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