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27 December 2002

News Journal (Delaware)

Wilmington officials will not appeal the recent dismissal of the city's lawsuit against the gun industry, a decision that ends the 3-year-old case, Mayor James M. Baker said Thursday. In his announcement, Baker said he would like to meet with gun makers to work on ways to reduce handgun violence. "It is our hope that as partners rather than litigants we can create new ways to eliminate criminal possession and use of firearms," he said in a letter sent Thursday to the... (

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