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24 June 2009

Houston Chronicle (Texas)

The firearms industry is responding to allegations that Houston stores have become the primary source for Mexican drug cartel weapons by renting dozens of billboards around the city warning that customers who fraudulently purchase guns for others face prison time. The push comes at the urging of the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. It includes 71 roadside billboards and signs in the Houston area, and training for firearms dealers. The stakes... (

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