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29 June 2010

ABC News (Australia)

A United States mayor is vowing to fight a US Supreme Court decision overturning his city's ban on handguns in the home. Each day, 80 Americans die from gun violence. Last month 164 people were murdered in Chicago. In the majority of cases a gun was the weapon of choice. Chicago mayor Richard Daley is convinced the figure would be higher if it was not for a ban on handguns in the home which has been in place in Chicago for the last 30 years. "Common sense tells you... (

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