May 26, 2018
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Should an instant national criminal check be mandated for gun shows?

The father of a victim of the Columbine High School was in Maine this week advocating

that the state close the so-called gun show loophole which allows the purchase of guns

without a criminal background check. Should the loophole be closed? Isn’t doing so

merely meeting the intent of the law? Or is this an attempt to further limit lawful access

to guns?

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