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United States

2 June 2007

Sydney Morning Herald

Last week, seven-year-old Christopher Clarke took something to school in Ozone Park, New York, but it wasn't for show and tell. Some second grade classmates were given a look before a teacher asked him: "What's in your pocket?" It was a .38 calibre pistol. He had got it from his 14-year-old brother, who had in turn, got it from the boyfriend of his mother who just happened to be a New York traffic police officer. The story made the front page of the city's two... (

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