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13 May 2007

Washington Post, Editorial

Wouldn't it be nice if Robert F. McDonnell, the attorney general of Virginia, were as intent on enforcing the state's gun laws as New York Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg is? Mr. Bloomberg's no-nonsense approach to crimes committed with guns led him to dispatch private investigators to 27 gun shops around the country, including a half-dozen in Virginia, that sold a total of some 800 firearms later used in the commission of felonies in New York. Working in pairs, the private... (

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