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United States

18 July 2007

Sacramento Bee (California), Opinion

Shot and killed in your own home. With your handguns. Guns that you had stowed in a closet and between mattresses of your bed because you always had guns, grew up in a family of gun owners. When the National Rifle Association cites law-abiding citizens who own guns, they speak of people like you: a stockbroker, a husband, a father. Your friends say you were the kind of guy who helped anyone in need. Then someone in deep need — of a priest, a shrink, a conscience... (

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