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Columbus, Dayton Sue AG’s Office Over Gun Background Check System


Federally licensed gun sellers are required to perform background checks, but for years state officials have found glaring holes in the criminal records used by that system. [Chris Haxel / KCUR]

The cities of Columbus and Dayton, along with the national gun control group Everytown and Ohio resident Meghan Volk are suing the Ohio attorney general’s office over the state’s gun background check system.

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