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3 July 2007

Star Tribune (Minneapolis-St Paul), Editorial

This year began with optimism in law-enforcement circles that the current crime surge could be curbed by opening the flow of information between federal agencies and local cops about the widespread traffic in illegal guns. With Democrats controlling both houses of Congress, it seemed finally possible that the information-sharing barriers — erected by allies of the National Rifle Association to protect weapons dealers — would come down. The nation's mayors,... (

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