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United States

3 March 2008

Virginian-Pilot (Virginia)

An AK-47 with five 30-round clips ($375). A Bushmaster, like the one the Beltway snipers used, complete with bipod ($1,300). A Barrett .50-caliber rifle with scope, accurate at one mile ($3,200). What do these guns have in common? They've been banned in a number of states and cities. And they were recently for sale in Hampton Roads, offered up to anyone — no questions asked. Advertisements for these guns and hundreds of others appeared in one of the latest... (

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