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United States

8 October 2007

NBC-4 TV News (Washington, DC)

WASHINGTON — Three national organizations for children are fighting to save the District's ban on handguns. A lower court ruled the ban is unconstitutional. Now the case may be heading to the U.S. Supreme Court. Both sides believe the ruling could have national implications. Three groups — the Children's Defense Fund, the Society for Adolescent Medicine and the American Academy of Pediatrics — filed a "friend of the court" brief Friday. Those groups said... (

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