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United States

24 September 2002

KCRA (San Francisco)

A research group has released the first comprehensive study of handgun sales in California, and the organization describes the results as "groundbreaking." The California Department of Justice tracks the number of guns manufactured and guns involved in crimes. But this is the first study in California that focuses on legal handgun sales, outlining where handguns are sold and who is buying them. Researchers, who are supported by a grant from the David and Lucile... (

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