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24 January 2001

Toledo Blade (Ohio)

Toledo city council adopted a law yesterday aimed at eliminating the resale or trade of certain semiautomatic weapons in the city. After more than two years of debate, the measure passed council by a 9-3 vote after some last-minute amendments. Council members Rob Ludeman, Betty Shultz, and Bob McCloskey voted against the ordinance. The law, often referred to as the assault weapon ban, makes it illegal for anyone to knowingly "sell, deliver, rent, lease, display for... (GunPolicy.org)

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