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Ban on gun buybacks approved by Senate, faith leaders react

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Ban on gun buybacks approved by Senate, faith leaders react

Supporters of the bill said the measure aims to get a bigger bang for taxpayer’s buck. Others said it’s stopping their efforts to keep weapons off the streets.
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Faith leaders are fired up over a bill that bans local governments and law enforcement agencies from having gun buyback programs. Senate lawmakers approved Bill 229 by a 28-21 vote Thursday.

Supporters of the bill said the measure aims to get a bigger bang for taxpayer’s buck. Others said it’s stopping their efforts to keep weapons off the streets.

“This is just a piece of Disneyland legislation,” said Dr. Michael Bluitt of Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance of Indianapolis. “Why would you put a ban on something that’s so needed at a time like this?”

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