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United States

28 January 2002

Pioneer Press (Minnesota)

Before Minnesota lawmakers can finish saying Welcome back on Tuesday, they may find themselves in the throes of debate over the bitter and divisive issue of carrying concealed firearms in public. In the opening days of the session, legislators are expected to pick up where they left off last year, resurrecting a proposal to guarantee concealed-carry permits to everyone who passes criminal background checks, has no severe mental problems and is properly trained in the... (

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