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Sheriffs issue position on gun rights

Unlike a room full of cardinals, it only took the 17 Nevada sheriffs 45 minutes to decide on their collective statement and position on the issue of guns in America.The sheriffs, including Carson City’s Ken Furlong, agreed that guns may be part of the issue but that mental health, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act which protects patient privacy, gang violence and the use of illegal controlled substances must also be part of the conversation.“Information is being distributed at a rapid pace, some factual, some controversial and some without merit,” they state in the letter to constituents.One of the …

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