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Reps Fear Pandemic Being Used to Delay Gun Licenses

A new bill filed by a Webster Republican would create a process for Massachusetts residents to be able to apply for a gun license during the COVID-19 pandemic without first having to get fingerprinted by local police as is normally required. Rep. Joseph McKenna said his bill is meant to prevent cities and towns from using the pandemic "as an excuse to deny someone their constitutional rights to obtain a license to carry."

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