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Minnesota bills would take guns from domestic violence suspects

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ST. PAUL — Domestic assault suspects could be required to give up their guns under bills moving through the Minnesota Legislature.

“This bill will stop violence and reduce the number of women murdered by guns each year,” Rep. Dan Schoen, D-St. Paul Park, told the House public safety committee Tuesday before the panel voted to support it.


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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.