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Hunters across country say they are boycotting Colorado over new gun control laws

Thursday, March 28, 2013

Hunters across the country say they are boycotting Colorado because of recent legislation meant to curtail gun violence.
Colorado last week became the first Western state to ratchet back gun rights in response to mass shootings at a suburban Denver movie theater and an elementary school in Connecticut. Opponents warned that the gun controls would hurt hunters, especially an expansion of background check requirements to apply to personal and online gun sales.

Read the article: The Associated Press


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