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[...] after a seemingly endless stretch of violence, Americans are confronting how far those rights extend, propelling gun issues to the forefront of this year's elections. Do Americans have the right to have AR-style firearms, the long guns with a military look used in the past year in several mass shootings? Trump casts himself as an ardent protector of the Second Amendment and proclaims that if more "good guys" were armed with firearms there would be fewer gun tragedies.
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