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21 January 2007

New York Times, Letter

To the Editor: Re "A Rifle in Every Pot" (Op-Ed, Jan. 16): Glenn Reynolds may be right in his contention that mandatory firearm ownership helps maintain lower crime rates in some communities, yet the resolution of the question of gun control is not furthered by simply tallying the benefits that accrue to specific groups as a result of ready access to these weapons. The widespread availability of guns in this country brings with it benefits to some and costs to... (

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