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United States

20 May 2009

Denver Post (Colorado), Editorial

Gov. Bill Ritter acted wisely in vetoing a bill that would have reopened a loophole in a Colorado law that allows some gun purchases without a background check. It's disheartening and puzzling the measure got as far as it did before Ritter killed it Friday with a veto. House Bill 1180 would have allowed those who have concealed-carry gun permits to skip a routine background check before buying a firearm at a gun show or shop. From the outset, the measure was weak... (

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