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United States

15 September 2006

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (Wisconsin), Editorial

U.S. Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner, the Menomonee Falls Republican, backs a bill that would keep the public in the dark about the source of guns used in crimes and hamper the sharing of information by police departments. Police chiefs here and around the nation oppose this legislation, and even President Bush's Justice Department warns that it would have a "chilling effect" on the investigation of crimes. Not surprisingly, Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett, in the throes of a... (

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