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United States

25 April 2002

Salt Lake Tribune (Utah), Opinion

State lawmakers who purportedly respect the wishes of voters apparently don't respect them enough when it comes to carrying concealed weapons. In 1999, a majority of voters rejected Proposition B, the statewide concealed-carry referendum. Yet 87 members of the Missouri House decided Monday to support concealed-carry legislation, including a bill sponsored by Rep. Frank Barnitz, D-Lake Spring. The legislation could be voted on as early as today. Mr. Barnitz claims this... (

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