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10 January 2011

Wall Street Journal

In some ways, Joseph Zamudio's experience speaks to why many gun-rights supporters think carrying a legal weapon can save lives. After all, when he realized there was an incident occurring at the Tucson Safeway supermarket Saturday where Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords was holding a constituent event, Mr. Zamudio thought he could help, since he was legally carrying a 9 mm semiautomatic. "If I'd gone down there sooner, maybe I could have shot him myself," Mr. Zamudio,... (GunPolicy.org)

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