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20 May 2008

Albany Times-Union (New York)

ALBANY — Efforts to mandate "microstamping" technology in handguns, which advocates say would allow police to better trace bullets, appear to have faded in the state Senate after being targeted by opponents in the gun lobby. News that the effort lost momentum emerged Monday following a live-fire demonstration at the State Police headquarters target range to promote the technology. The event, set up by Assemblywoman Michelle Schimel, D-Great Neck, underscored the... (GunPolicy.org)

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