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United States

1 October 2008

Associated Press

CULPEPER, Virginia — When Mayor Pranas Rimeikis walked into the council chamber and saw it filled with armed men — guns tucked inside jackets, guns on hips, some people packing their heat so openly they "looked like Pancho Villa" — he knew his town had inadvertently touched the third rail of far-exurban politics. Varmints. And the shooting thereof. During the past two months, a proposal that sounded obvious to the new police chief — prohibiting Culpeper... (GunPolicy.org)

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