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United States

2 February 2002

Cleveland Plain Dealer (Ohio)

About the only thing John R. Lott Jr. and State Sen. Eric Fingerhut could agree on during yesterday's testy gun control debate was that police play the largest role in fighting crime. Lott, a senior research scholar at Yale University Law School and author of "More Guns, Less Crime," argued that because police can't protect every citizen all the time, people should be able to carry guns to protect themselves. Ohio law bans carrying concealed weapons or having loaded... (

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