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14 January 1999

Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles gun dealers should be prohibited from selling more than one handgun to any buyer per month, a City Council panel recommended Wednesday. The action followed more than an hour of sometimes emotional testimony about how some people legally buy firearms and then sell them to minors or felons not authorized to own guns. Imposing a limit would hinder such straw purchasers from funneling firearms to criminals, said LAPD Det. Steve Muldorfer and Councilman Mike... (

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