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United States

15 April 2008

Philadelphia Inquirer

Just four days after Mayor Nutter and City Council celebrated enactment of a package of five gun-control laws, reality arrived in the form of District Attorney Lynne M. Abraham. Speaking yesterday at a City Council meeting, Abraham told members that she believed the new laws were unconstitutional and that she would not enforce them. "They are, on their face, illegal acts," said Abraham, who predicted that the first arrest under the new laws would result in a lawsuit... (

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