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United States

26 January 2011

Telegraph (UK)

Utah's decision to adopt the M1911 as a state symbol has won the approval of its lawmakers – but will provoke sharp debate in a country scarred by the recent attempt to assassinate Congresswoman Gabriel Giffords. The attempt to assassinate Mrs Giffords has started nationwide debate over how expansive the constitutionally-protected right to bear arms should be. Jared Loughner, who attempted to kill Mrs Giffords, fired 32 rounds using a high capacity magazine before he... (

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