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United States

18 April 2009

Salt Lake Tribune (Utah)

There's been a record-breaking run on concealed weapons permits in the state in what gun store owners and activists say is fueled by political and economic uncertainty. Utah issued 15,389 concealed weapons permits in the first three months of the year, shattering the previous record of 11,996, which was set in the second quarter of 2008. Traditionally, slightly more permits have gone out of state than to Utah residents. But in the most recent quarter, permits going... (

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