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11 May 2009

New American (USA)

The state of Montana approved what commentators are dubbing a "revolutionary" new law earlier this month. The "Montana Firearms Freedom Act" is set to trigger a legal showdown between the federal government and the state, which is exactly what some lawmakers are hoping for. "It's a gun bill, but it's another way of demonstrating the sovereignty of the state of Montana," said Democratic Gov. Brian Schweitzer, who signed the legislation. The law would exempt from federal... (

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