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United States

7 February 2006

San Jose Mercury News (California) / AP

LOS ANGELES — When Jennifer San Marco sold her California condo and resettled in New Mexico, she left behind more than a reputation for racist slurs and irrational behavior. When she crossed the border, she could buy a gun. Authorities said San Marco used a 9 mm Smith & Wesson she bought in New Mexico to kill six postal workers, a former neighbor and herself in Santa Barbara County. She had been prohibited from buying a firearm in California for five years after... (

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