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Texas Gun Purchase Requests Plummet

Experts said that the rush to buy guns is slowing down. The number of Texans who have sought permission to buy firearms has taken an 18 percent drop this past year.

09/23/2014

An assortment of seized assault rifles, shotguns, pistols and ammunition. (credit: Getty Images/Norberto Duarte/AFP)

Gun Control Debate Rages After Conn. School Shooting Tragedy

The tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut has once again ignited a conversation about gun control – across the country and in North Texas.

CBS 11–12/17/2012