straw purchase

Operation LIPSTICK
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Mark Abrams
November 19, 2019 - 3:01 pm
Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro visited Dobbins Career and Technical Education High School Tuesday to kick off an anti-gun violence campaign. He joined the Mothers in Charge group for the launch of Operation LIPSTICK’s initiative, which aims to combat rising gun straw purchases.
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Justin Udo
July 19, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Officials in Pennsylvania are investing in an educational program aimed at educating Philadelphians on illegal gun purchases, and this program is targeting one group in particular. A straw purchase is when someone buys a gun for a person who cannot buy one legally,...
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