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United States

29 October 2008

Hartford Courant (Connecticut)

A Massachusetts county prosecutor overseeing the criminal investigation into the shooting death Sunday of an Ashford third-grader at a machine gun shoot said he could find "no lawful authority" for the boy, 8, to possess or fire a machine gun. Hampden County District Attorney William M. Bennett said Tuesday that the criminal investigation is focused on two questions: whether there was a violation of Massachusetts gun laws at the "Machine Gun Shoot and Firearms Expo" at... (

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