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United States

1 November 2006

Newsday (New York)

ALBANY — In an effort to further lessen the number of crimes committed in New York State, Gov. George Pataki signed a bill yesterday that would increase penalties for carrying a loaded illegal firearm. "You carry an illegal loaded gun, you're going away for a good long time," said New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, who attended the signing in Albany. Bloomberg has toured the country speaking out against illegal guns and founded a coalition of mayors that seeks to... (

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