TITLE

L.A. LAW

AUTHOR(S)
Miller, Matthew
PUB. DATE
February 1999
SOURCE
New Republic;02/22/99, Vol. 220 Issue 8, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the gun control ordinance in Los Angeles, California that limits citizens to one handgun purchase each month. Reasons that the ordinance can save lives; Attempt of the National Rifle Association to persuade voters against the ordinance; Criticism of the attempts of the NRA to discredit the ordinance; Types of purchases that the ordinance is designed to prevent; Results yielded by similar laws in other areas of the U.S.
ACCESSION #
1511438

 

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