Thousands of people in Mecklenburg County have applied for pistol purchase permits in December and January, flooding the system.
Thousands of people in Mecklenburg County have applied for pistol purchase permits in December and January, flooding the system. David J. Phillip AP
Thousands of people in Mecklenburg County have applied for pistol purchase permits in December and January, flooding the system. David J. Phillip AP
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‘Perfect storm’ stokes gun debate

March 02, 2016 07:25 PM