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United States

13 August 2001

Contra Costa Times (California)

SACRAMENTO — It's billed as the public's next big weapon for self-defense, a flashlight that could light up a room or drop a thug. By simply pressing a button, owners could fire a beam of light, a laser pointer, and hard plastic rounds that sting like paintballs and incapacitate like pepper spray. "It's going to give people who don't want a firearm in their home an alternative that will stop attackers and is nonlethal," said Dennis Cole, spokesman for Jaycor... (GunPolicy.org)

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