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United States

28 October 2008

Boston Herald

Machine gun "shoots" such as the one that unfolded tragically in Westfield on Sunday are rare throughout the country — and often controversial. A similar firearms fest is hosted by the Hanson Rod and Gun Club, which was criticized in 1999 for allowing children as young as 6 to shoot automatic weapons. Months later, a special town meeting voted to ban anyone younger than 21 from pulling the trigger at the event. The Knob Creek Gun Range Machine Gun Shoot in Kentucky... (

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