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21 March 2007

Minnesota Daily, Editorial

Earlier this month, a federal appeals court struck down a law in the District of Columbia that banned handguns inside of homes. Immediately after the ruling, Washington, D.C. Mayor Adrian Fenty criticized the decision, calling it a major setback to reducing violent crime in the district. The National Rifle Association, however, applauded the decision as a "significant victory for individual Second Amendment rights." This series of events represents a unique political... (

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