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D.C.`s Restrictive Gun Laws Gave Marion Barry No Means to Defend Himself

Friday, January 6, 2006

D.C. Councilman Marion Barry, the victim of an armed robbery, is complaining that the already-restrictive gun laws in the nation`s capital need to be tougher. Perhaps if he took a moment to reflect on the circumstances of his own robbery, he would quit spouting the knee-jerk liberal reaction to the crime committed against him.

Read Original at: Human Events


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