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United States

15 June 2008

Stanly News & Press (North Carolina)

Firearms may be banned from the hands of "severely mentally ill" individuals if legislation proposed Thursday by Attorney General Roy Cooper is approved. Cooper presented the bill, Senate Bill 2081, Thursday morning to N.C. Senate Judiciary I committee members. It directs clerks of court to enter information from involuntary commitments into a national database designed to prevent the severely mentally ill from acquiring guns. The proposal stems from Cooper's campus... (

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