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9 May 2010

Xinhua

LOS ANGELES, California - Some 2,500 firearms were collected during a Gun Buyback program in Los Angeles, authorities announced on Sunday. Under the city's second annual Gun Buyback program which started on Saturday, residents surrendered their firearms in exchange for a grocery store gift card or a prepaid Visa card. Officials described the program as the most successful in the nation. Those turning in assault weapons received gift cards worth 200 dollars, while... (GunPolicy.org)

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