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His remarks show that in the Palmetto State, prospects for tougher gun laws are slim indeed.
After an old state grant failed to reduce shootings, Buffalo used a new program to take some bold steps.
Once, bombs and other explosives were a common means of destruction. Here's what's changed.
"There's no accountability," says a ballistics examiner.
Misdemeanor drug charges mean that the Charleston suspect wouldn't have been blocked by a background check.
Nearly eight out of every 10 killings in the area last year involved a firearm.
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Very easy — the state has some of the country's weakest gun laws.
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