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23 March 2008

Philadelphia Inquirer

When Trenton crack dealer Sean Hagins spotted the Pennsylvania tags and NRA sticker on a customer's pickup, he saw opportunity. Hagins had been dealing drugs for years, was an ex-felon with a history of psychiatric problems; he could not buy guns himself. The customer, David Downs, had a nasty crack habit and had been laid off from a Bensalem belt factory. Downs told a jury at the federal courthouse in Philadelphia that Hagins spotted the sticker on his truck and... (

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