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Gun Law Debate #362142

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 15, 1995
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Austin, Texas: Scott Pelley) A showdown in the Texas senate over the concealed weapon carry legislation. [State REPRESENTATIVES - argue among themselves.] A University of Maryland study that says the homicide rate increases in areas where similar legislation is passed outlined. [Criminologist David McDOWALL - comments on the increase in homicides.] [Proponent Suzanna GRACIA (Central Intelligence Agency) - talks to legislators about when her parents were killed by a gunman at Luby's.] October 17, 1991, film of the Luby's cafeteria massacre shown. [Texas legislator Jerry PATTERSON - says people feel they will be safer if they have the right to carry a gun for self-defense.]

Reporter(s):
Pelley, Scott;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:10

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