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United States

17 March 2010

Press-Register (Alabama)

MOBILE, Alabama - Three witnesses testified Tuesday that the man who owned a Mobile gun store helped them evade background checks that would have barred them from buying firearms. Larry Dale McCoy owned Larry's Sporting Goods & Gun Shop, along with his wife, Lynda McCoy. Law enforcement officers shut down the Pleasant Valley Road store last year. The McCoys are on trial in U.S. District Court, accused of violating the law governing firearms dealers. What prosecutors... (

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