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13 January 2011

Washington Post, Editorial

Just days before the rampage in Arizona, the highest court in Maryland issued a ruling that now seems more apt than ever. The Court of Appeals dealt with a challenge to a Maryland law requiring a gun owner to obtain a permit to carry a weapon in public. In Arizona, no such permit is required. Maryland's concealed-carry law contrasts sharply with Arizona's lack of such a law and is among the strictest in the country, requiring a criminal background check, employment... (GunPolicy.org)

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