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United States

9 February 2006

Herald-Leader (Kentucky) / AP

FRANKFORT, Kentucky — Gun-rights activists want to protect people from being prosecuted for bringing weapons onto school grounds that don't display "No guns allowed" signs. On Thursday, they won backing from a Senate committee. National Rifle Association official Darren LaSorte said the bill is aimed at law-abiding people carrying guns onto property they don't know is owned by schools. "That person can still be charged and convicted for a felony," he told the Senate... (

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