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January 07, 2013

Ohio Group holds panel on gun violence

LYNDHURST--  A group of concerned citizens gathered for a panel discussion in Lyndurst Sunday evening.  The topic was reversing the trend of gun violence.

Organizers with the Ohio Coalition against Gun Violence pointed out that in 2012 there were a dozen high profile shooting incidents across the United States.  Those incidents have a lot of people giving our gun laws a second look.

Currently, 40% of gun sales are completed with no background check at all.  In the state of Ohio there are no laws requiring a permit to purchase, registration or licensing of a firearm nor anything requiring guns to be childproof. 

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