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United States

10 December 2005

Orlando Sentinel (Florida)

Popular in the 1990s, gun buybacks fell from favor as their effectiveness came into question, even by some advocates of gun control. But efforts to take guns off the streets by offering an incentive — often cash — are being revived, with buybacks popping up throughout the country — including in Oviedo. "We definitely are seeing a return of the buyback," said Kristen Rand, a spokeswoman for the Violence Policy Center, a gun-control research and lobbying... (

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