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United States

19 March 2002

Denver Post (Colorado)

The state senator who campaigned against the citizen initiative that mandated background checks at Colorado gun shows probably wishes he had been more successful. Sen. Jim Dyer, shopping at the Tanner Gun Show over the weekend, was told he could not buy a weapon because he failed a background check. Apparently, the Littleton Republican has an outstanding warrant in Denver for driving without insurance. Here's the problem: Dyer was issued the ticket only because he... (

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