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United States

12 June 1999

Los Angeles Times

WASHINGTON — The contours of a freewheeling House debate on gun laws began to emerge Friday as Republicans and Democrats offered more than 150 proposals for new firearms restrictions and other measures aimed at curbing youth violence. The flood of proposed amendments to a juvenile crime bill reflects the keen awareness of House members that the public is watching their response to the recent spate of school shootings. It also speaks to uncertainty about the gun... (

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