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20 January 2011

Orlando Sentinel (Florida), Column

On Sunday, we took a look at freshman legislator Jason Brodeur's far-out idea to arrest and fine doctors who ask their patients questions about gun safety. Based on the overwhelming response — from everyone from pediatricians to die-hard gun lovers — most people agreed that, if this idea were any fringier, it'd be hanging on the curtains. But now another group of doctors has raised a new concern that Brodeur's proposal may be more than just extremism run amok …... (

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