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United States

30 March 2007

NBC-4 TV News (Washington, DC)

WASHINGTON — Lawmakers and local residents held a gun control rally in downtown Washington on Friday. Former D.C. Mayor Marion Barry led the group, which calls itself the Peaceaholics. Demonstrators gathered in front of the Wilson building to object Republican efforts to overturn the city's ban on handguns. The handgun ban resurfaced within the last two weeks, officials said, when Republicans added the issue to a proposed D.C. voting rights bill. Advocates of the... (

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