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Sun Apr 28, 2013, 07:24 PM

Maryland passed new tough gun control laws -- with something for Guns rights advocates: [View all]

http://articles.baltimoresun.com/2013-04-26/news/bs-md-gun-law-exemptions-20130426_1_gun-bill-state-gun-gun-store

As a person who wants to see stricter gun laws, I think this is a good step in the right direction. It's an easy compromise.

A little-noticed provision tucked at the end of the sweeping gun legislation approved by the General Assembly last month would shield from view key state gun records that now are public a change that was pushed by gun-rights advocates during the intense legislative debate and passed unknown to the most ardent gun-control supporters.

Current laws allow the Maryland State Police to release the names of people who apply to buy guns, who hold collector's licenses and concealed-carry permits, as well as details about weapon sales. Under the new gun bill, which Gov. Martin O'Malley has said he will sign, that information would no longer be available to the public.




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