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10 July 2007

San Francisco Chronicle

The bulk of a package of gun control legislation intended to help stem the gun violence plaguing San Francisco advanced Monday — though even the legislation's co-sponsors aren't sure how much good it will do. The Public Safety Committee of the Board of Supervisors sent three of the four pieces of legislation — introduced by Mayor Gavin Newsom in May — to the full board. Under those three measures, residents would have to keep handguns in locked containers or... (

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