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United States

30 July 2007

Los Angeles Times, Editorial

Fulfilling its duty to defend its laws, the District of Columbia has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to review a federal appeals court decision striking down the district's gun-control ordinance, which bans the registration of handguns acquired after 1975 and effectively prevents citizens from legally keeping guns in their homes. The danger — and one that extends beyond the sometimes mean streets of the nation's capital — is that the high court will endorse not only... (GunPolicy.org)

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