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5 June 2006

Agence France Presse

NEW YORK — New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's crusade against gun crime took a step forward with the introduction of new legislation aimed at tightening control over firearms sales. "The fight against illegal guns isn't waged only on the streets," Bloomberg told reporters. "Creating local laws that make enforcement easier and prevention more effective is critical in the fight to keep illegal guns off our streets and out of the hands of criminals," he added. The... (

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