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United States

24 January 2011

Cleveland Plain Dealer (Ohio), Editorial

The shooting of a Cleveland police officer early Thursday -- like the deadly rampage that killed a federal judge and wounded Rep. Gabrielle Giffords in Tucson, Ariz., two weeks ago -- speaks to the need to restore balance and sanity to gun laws. In its 2008 and 2010 rulings delineating a Second Amendment right for individual citizens to own firearms, the Supreme Court specified that its decision did not jeopardize "longstanding regulatory measures." Congress and the... (

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