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11 August 2001

Tampa Tribune (Florida)

TALLAHASSEE — Former U.S. Attorney General Janet Reno, still weighing a gubernatorial run, suggested Friday that licensing gun owners would help curb violent crime. Widely considered the front- runner in a crowded field of Democratic hopefuls, Reno stopped short of calling for firearm registration, saying instead gun owners should have to demonstrate "they know how to safely and lawfully" use firearms. Reno's remarks to members of the Capital Tiger Bay Club, a tough... (

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