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April 10, 2013 12:00 AM

Cal Thomas: New gun laws the result of emotion, not logic

In 1983 when President Reagan ordered the deployment of missiles in Europe as part of his “peace through strength” strategy to counter the Soviet Union, the very liberal town of Takoma Park, Md., declared itself a “nuclear-free zone.” City officials passed an ordinance known as the Takoma Park Nuclear Free Zone Act, which said that “work on nuclear weapons is prohibited within the city limits.”

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