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30 January 2003

Philippine Daily Inquirer

Firearms dealers on Thursday said they would appeal to President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo to reconsider her decision to ban licensed civilian gun owners from carrying their weapons in public as part of her campaign to check crime and violence. Demetrio Tuazon, president of the Association of Firearms and Ammunitions Dealers (AFAD), said while his group would support the President's decision, a study should first be made since it would involve the security of... (GunPolicy.org)

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