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United States

17 March 2008

Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh)

HARRISBURG — Several hundred gun-control supporters filled the Capitol rotunda today to urge legislators to enact what advocates see as an important piece of gun safety legislation. It would require a handgun owner to inform police within 24 hours anytime his or her weapon is lost or stolen. Too often, advocates said, when police locate a handgun that's been used in a crime, they trace it back to the owner, who simply says it was lost or stolen months before and the... (

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