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16 November 2005

Atlanta Journal-Constitution (Georgia), Opinion

Jurisdiction No. 1: High rate of violent crime; a widely publicized anti-gun measure on the ballot; voters decisively reject a measure to ban the sale of firearms and ammunition. Jurisdiction No. 2: High rate of violent crime; a widely publicized anti-gun measure on the ballot; voters decisively adopt a measure to ban sales of firearms and ammunition. Two jurisdictions. Two gun-ban measures. Two very different results. The first — in which the ban was rejected —... (GunPolicy.org)

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