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23 January 2006

New York Daily News

Life may be cheap to the thugs that use them, but Uzis are one of most the expensive assault weapons slithering back onto city streets. The killer guns can run up to $5,000 on the black market — double the cost to buy them legally down South, law enforcement sources say. The boxy, lightweight weapon costs a lot more than most guns, and it's hard to conceal. But some, like alleged shooter Damian Henry, who is charged with firing an Uzi at two Brooklyn cops Saturday,... (GunPolicy.org)

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