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22 April 2007

Telegraph (UK)

WASHINGTON — The National Rifle Association, the leading pro-gun lobby group in America, is in private talks aimed at forcing tougher checks on buyers, which would prevent the mentally ill obtaining a lethal weapon. Democrat leaders in Congress have asked the group to back a bill that would force the states to provide mental health records to the FBI, to prevent disturbed individuals buying guns. The Virginia Tech killer, Cho Seung-Hui, was twice able to pass state... (

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