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United States

24 January 2001

KCRA (San Francisco)

Many California gun owners may become outlaws Wednesday morning. If they don't register certain "assault-type" weapons by Tuesday at midnight, they'll be breaking the law. Some say that the deadline will pass without thousands of people realizing it. Michael Heindl owned a Chinese-made SKS rifle for years. So when he heard that Nevada County investigators referred to one they had confiscated as an assault rifle, his ears perked up. Heindl was assured by the State... (GunPolicy.org)

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