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United States

30 June 2006

Associated Press

TOPEKA — In a state where guns have been a part of life since frontier days, Kansas residents finally have a law allowing them to pack a pistol. The days of shootouts in cowtowns like Abilene and Dodge City are part of Old West history, but for many, owning a gun remained as much a right as owning land. Yet, until this year, Kansas was one of the few states banning citizens from carrying a hidden gun, although in some parts of the state, having a pistol stashed in... (

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