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24 January 2000

USA Today

DENVER — Nine months after the Columbine High School shootings, Colorado state legislators begin debate today on gun-control proposals prompted by the massacre. With 17 separate gun-related measures on the docket, this is dubbed "gun week" at the golden-domed state Capitol, 12 miles from the suburban setting of last April's killing spree. Both sides of the gun issue are expected to crowd the legislative sessions. Proposed laws range from raising to 21 the legal age... (

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