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Taking aim at semiautomatics

By Sonya Ross Associated Press Published:

WASHINGTON _ President Clinton is moving to close a loophole that has allowed thousands of foreign-made assault rifles to enter the United States despite a 1994 ban on such weapons. Clinton planned today to make permanent his temporary prohibition on importing assault weapons that have been modified for sport shooting, issuing an executive order p


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