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United States

24 October 2002


AURORA, Colorado — The NRA's Charlton Heston campaigned in Colorado on Thursday in support of Republican candidates who have promised to fight gun control. Heston, who disclosed in August he was in the early stages of what appeared to be the degenerative brain disease Alzheimer's, spoke for only several minutes to some 400 National Rifle Association supporters. "But it's important to talk to you about why you're here today," he said. The battle for a U.S. Senate... (

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