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Why the Redskins Should Bench the NRA 1. The Washington Post 2. 7 OCT 2007 3. Sugarmann, John 4. On-line: dyn/content/article/2007/10/05/AR2007100501692.html?sub=new 6. Washington D.C. (also called the Redskins) is looking to reform its gun laws. Although DC has a relatively low homicide – .9 people suicide rate per 100,000 residents - it’s still looking make it tougher to purchase a fire arm, mainly hand guns.
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Unformatted text preview: Its main reason for such a decision. Washington feels that it is in the best interests of the residents in terms of “health and wellness”. The Redskins are trying to disconnect themselves from the NRA in order to make a statement – that they are serious about cracking down on this issue. Both institutions hold strong on one side of the issue or the other; both act as an interest group....
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This note was uploaded on 01/23/2011 for the course POLT 407 taught by Professor Siggelakis during the Spring '10 term at New Hampshire.

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