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6 August 2006

Portland Press Herald (Maine)

For the better part of a year, Boston police have been saying that more and more guns at crime scenes throughout the city have been traced back to Maine and other northern New England states. What the federal agency in charge of tracing these guns hasn't revealed — and won't if asked — is statistics on how many illegal firearms are coming into the city from Maine. Since 2003, federal law has prohibited the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms from sharing this... (

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