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United States

17 June 2006

Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh), Editorial

It's always good in a gun battle to know who's with the guy in the black hat and who's got the back of the cowboy with the shiny silver star on his shirt. In the pistols-at-dawn standoff between the National Rifle Association and local police chiefs, Congress has backed the guys in the black hats. The evidence is lawmakers have voted several times in recent years for measures that temporarily limited the police's ability to use gun trace information. That, the officers... (

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