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10 March 2011

Springfield News-Leader (Missouri)

The Douglas County sheriff is investigating the death of a man who accidentally shot himself while taking a class to obtain a permit to carry a concealed gun. The sheriff said the accident happened while an instructor was having the man manipulate the weapon with his non-dominant hand -- in this case, his left. Glenn Seymour was 63. He worked as a part-time emergency dispatcher in Mountain Grove, said Douglas County Sheriff Chris Degase. "It was an accident," said... (GunPolicy.org)

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