TITLE

The coming shootout over guns

AUTHOR(S)
Leo, John
PUB. DATE
January 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;1/25/93, Vol. 114 Issue 3, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses why the gun bill that Gov. L. Douglas Wilder of Virginia is pushing makes sense. The bill would let a gun buyer purchase only one handgun a month in the state. Opponents and supporters of the bill are threatening a boycott of Virginia's tourism industry; The chance that Virginia's small-bore gunrunners could become legitimate dealers; The gun crisis in America; Lack of concern about the crisis; More.
ACCESSION #
9301200962

 

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