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United States

12 December 1999

Salt Lake Tribune / Scripps-McClatchy

WASHINGTON — Even its fiercest foes acknowledge that the National Rifle Association won the biggest political victory of the year, steamrolling gun-control advocates with a powerful mix of political acumen and cold cash. Proposed gun-control restrictions, a top priority for Democrats, remain in legislative limbo. And it's not certain whether those measures — including three-day background checks on gun-show sales — will be seriously addressed soon. But the NRA's... (

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