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CBS Evening News for Monday, Dec 07, 2015
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In a related story there was a rare victory today for supporters of tougher gun laws. The United States Supreme Court let stand a local law in Illinois that bans semiautomatic weapons and large capacity magazines. Jan Crawford is following this. The justices gave no reason for why they turned down the challenge to the ban on assault weapons in an Illinois town. But in dissent Justice Clarence Thomas joined by Justice Antonin Scalia said lower court rulings upholding the bans were relegating the ...
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Jan Crawford
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