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United States

10 April 2002

Union Leader (New Hampshire)

CONCORD — Gun owners urged the Senate yesterday to reject a bill that tightens the law on gun possession in safe school zones. House Bill 1187 is intended to give police the power to make arrests when students bring guns to school. Sponsors said federal laws are the only law enforcement tool available, but it can take days for federal marshals to respond to a report. The issue came to light after an incident in Gilford when a student had a gun at school and police... (

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