Comments for: How does Maine balance public safety and gun rights of mentally ill?

Posted Jan. 18, 2013, at 5:30 p.m.
Last modified Jan. 18, 2013, at 5:46 p.m.

AUGUSTA, Maine — In reaction to President Barack Obama’s proposed responses to the school shooting in Newtown, Conn., gun rights and gun control advocates voiced rare agreement in the belief that government should do more to keep firearms away from people with mental illness. But legal and procedural obstacles make …

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