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Town considers requiring residents to own guns

Atlanta-gunFrom WQAD.com, by ,  March 8, 2013, ATLANTA (CNN) — A small Georgia town may soon require every household to own a firearm — a law that, if passed, would make it the second town in the state to mandate gun ownership.

City council members in Nelson, a town of 1,300 people north of Atlanta, unanimously approved the proposal at a meeting this week. Citizens now have a chance to review the proposal before the council takes it up again in April.

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