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Gun Policy News, 24 February 1998

United States

24 February 1998

Washington Post

SEATTLE — Last November the NRA put a hit on handgun-safety forces in Washington State that says a lot about that organization. Here's the story. Initiative 676 called for trigger locks to accompany handguns at the point of sale and for handgun owners to pass a test or complete a safety course. It was supported by the state medical and education associations, the State League of Women Voters, the Association of Churches, parent-teacher groups around the state, C.... (

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