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United States

8 June 1999

Salt Lake Tribune / Knight Ridder Tribune

WASHINGTON — House Republicans are trying to water down Senate-passed gun-control provisions while pushing Democrats to accept tougher penalties against juvenile offenders in exchange for new limits on firearms sales. But some Democrats warned that any changes in what had been a delicately balanced juvenile-justice bill could draw Democratic opposition and perhaps even spoil chances to enact any legislation — gun restrictions and all. "If they put stuff in the... (

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