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24 October 2002

BBC News

It is often said in American political circles that all politics is local. In local ballot initiatives, Nevada, Arizona and South Dakota are considering partial legalisation of marijuana. North Dakota voters will decide whether to pay college graduates $10,000 to stay in the state, and Seattle voters will decide whether to expand the city's mono-rail system. But the sniper who has shot 13 people and killed 10 in Maryland, Virginia and Washington DC has made the gun... (

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