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11 December 2002

Toledo Blade (Ohio)

In the three years since Toledo City Council banned the sale and possession of cheap and easily concealed handguns, only eight people have been charged — and all but one of those charges were filed in 2000. The law's low use was cited yesterday by council members wondering whether to allow the law to expire. A sunset provision in the original ordinance would cause the ordinance to expire Jan. 27. An ordinance drafted by the city law department would make the gun ban... (GunPolicy.org)

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