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26 January 2002

Barron News Shield (Wisconsin)

State Senator Dave Zien (R-Wheaton) says that virtually every gun used to hunt in Wisconsin would be illegal to use under a bill authored by Senator Jim Baumgart at the request of Attorney General Jim Doyle. The supposed terrorism legislation would outlaw the use of any pump, lever or bolt action rifle or shotgun, as well as any revolver or semi-automatic firearm for hunting, self-defense or target practice, Zien alleges. In fact, Zien says, only single-shot... (

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