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9 February 2006

Journal Gazette & Times-Courier (Illinois)

SPRINGFIELD — Gun owners could be held responsible for minors gaining access to their guns under legislation approved by a House committee Wednesday. The measure would make it illegal to have a gun around any minor who doesn't have a Firearm Owners Identification Card unless the gun has a trigger lock or is disassembled. "It doesn't take away your right to own your weapon, use your weapon legally, etc., etc.," said state Rep. William Delgado, D-Chicago. "But it does... (GunPolicy.org)

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