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United States

23 January 2001

Channel 2000 (CBS)

Some members of the Los Angeles City Council are prepared to vote for a measure that would require gun buyers to provide fingerprints before they could purchase a firearm. Monday morning, a City Council panel approved the proposal, which now goes to the entire 15-member council for consideration. Councilman Mike Feuer is the measure's author and says that it would be an effective tool for local prosecutors to use when building cases against people who try to illegally... (

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