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19 July 2008

Toronto Star (Ontario)

Handguns have no place in big cities, says Chicago Mayor Richard Daley. In Toronto for a Great Lakes water quality conference, Daley vowed to vigorously defend Chicago's handgun ban, in effect since 1982, against legal challenges. And he praised Toronto Mayor David Miller for lobbying Ottawa to ban handguns and to press the United States to reduce the smuggling of weapons into the city from south of the border. "I give Dave Miller a lot of credit," Daley said... (

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