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29 December 2008

Reading Eagle (Pennsylvania), Editorial

The Issue: Reading passes an ordinance requiring handgun owners to report a lost or stolen weapon within 24 hours of discovering it is missing. Our Opinion: The issue rightfully should be handled by the Legislature, but since it refuses to act, city officials must do what they can. We share the frustration that Reading Mayor Tom McMahon feels about gun violence not only in Reading but also across the commonwealth. And in the final analysis, there is no reason why City... (

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