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United States

16 October 2006

Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Editorial

The Washington Supreme Court has armed cities and counties with the power to regulate gun shows on public property. In seeming conflict with its July decision on the state's Defense of Marriage Act, in which the high court ruled that state law is as the Legislature wrote it, the majority in Thursday's ruling on a Sequim gun show said that state law prohibiting local governments from regulating gun shows doesn't do that after all. "Curiously," wrote Justice Richard... (

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