NBC Evening News for Friday, Jul 07, 1989
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(DC: Robert Hager) Govt. reported banning importation of assault weapons; details given, scenes shown. [Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms spokesperson Stephen HIGGINS - explains ban.] National Rifle Assn. noted opposed to decision. [Committee to Bear Arms spokesperson John SNYDER - criticizes decision.] [Org. for Handgun Control spokesperson Greg RISCH - urges action with regard to sale of domestic assault weapons.]
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