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United States

23 March 2002

Associated Press

PHOENIX, Arizona — Hundreds of guns sold in Arizona are finding their way into the hands of criminals each year In some instances, gun stores sell weapons without completing necessary background checks or sell to people they know aren't allowed to possess guns, said Roy Jacobsen, president of the Phoenix Law Enforcement Association. In other cases, an employee buys weapons from the store then resells them to people who can't buy them legally, he said. Rep. Deb... (

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