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United States

10 April 2010

KTVA-TV News (Alaska)

ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Non-violent ex-felons may soon be able to own and carry firearms in Alaska. Saturday afternoon, the State House unanimously passed a bill to restore gun rights for some non-violent felons. Under current state law, anyone convicted of a felony has to 10 years to legally own certain types of guns. For example after a decade, ex-felons can get rifles but not handguns. They are also prohibited from carrying a concealed weapon. According to Fairbanks... (

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