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10 May 2007

Richmond Times-Dispatch (Virginia)

New state documents made public yesterday, 23 days after the Virginia Tech shootings, specifically require court officials to notify state police of mental-illness findings for firearms background checks. Orders were faxed as early as 1:45 a.m. yesterday to court clerks across the state detailing new reporting provisions they must follow for background checks. Also, newly released forms for commitment proceedings more clearly spell out responsibilities of... (

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