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Barack Obama can save lives with push for 'smart guns'

Among President Obama’s actions this week on guns, the most far-reaching may be the brief memorandum he sent to the Secretary of Defense, the Attorney General and the Secretary of Homeland Security. These are the three largest gun-purchasing agencies in the U.S. government. Each has a substantial research budget. The President’s memo directs them to research “smart guns” and other ...

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Barack Obama praised for seeking gun safety technology

The Washington Post/The Washington Post/Getty Images The Armatix iP1-Pistole requiers the user to wear a watch to unlock the gun. Such technology could cut down on accidental shootings and the illegal trade of weapons. It would cut down on the illegal trade of stolen weapons. Bring an end to accidental shootings by toddlers. Lead to a drop in teenage suicides. ...

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