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13 June 2007

Agence France Presse

WASHINGTON — The US House of Representatives approved new legislation Wednesday designed to tighten gun ownership, as the government issued a report on the massacre at Virginia Tech University that omits any talk of tougher gun control laws. House members approved by a voice-vote a bill granting financial incentives to states that report to a data base with information on people who are banned from owning guns, especially criminals and the mentally ill. The bill... (

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