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United States

2 January 2003

Fresno Bee (California)

"Use a gun — and you're done." People in Fresno will notice the message on bumper stickers, storefront posters and television commercials beginning this month. If the anti-gun slogan has the impact law enforcement officials hope, it will deter crime. Under provisions of California's gun-enhancement sentencing law known as "10-20-Life," use a gun in the commission of a crime and spend more time behind bars. Displaying a gun during a crime adds 10 years to the prison... (

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