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United States

4 January 2006

Macon Telegraph (Georgia) / AP

ATLANTA — Twelve men from Georgia, Kentucky and Alabama pleaded guilty Wednesday to federal charges relating to the unlawful manufacture, sale, and possession of machine guns. Two more are expected to plead guilty on Jan. 17 in a case involving the seizure of 33 illegally made and owned machine guns, the U.S. Attorney's Office said. "We must be vigilant against the proliferation of machine guns into our community," U.S. Attorney David Nahmias said. Guilty pleas... (

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