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A new survey finds that a majority of Americans, including gun owners, support laws that allow family members or law enforcement to request temporary removal of guns from a person who is seen to be a risk to themselves or others. Erich Schlegel/Getty Images hide caption

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Poll: Americans, Including Republicans And Gun Owners, Broadly Support Red Flag Laws

People are hotly divided about many gun restrictions — but not on extreme risk protection orders. They allow police to temporarily take guns from people seen to be a risk to themselves or others.

Fluid Dynamics Deeb
Theme from Endless Sunset Deeb
Banker's Hill El Ten Eleven
We Don't Have a Sail But We Have a Rudder El Ten Eleven
Paper Crane Absofacto
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A new survey finds that a majority of Americans, including gun owners, support laws that allow family members or law enforcement to request temporary removal of guns from a person who is seen to be a risk to themselves or others. Erich Schlegel/Getty Images hide caption

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Poll: Americans, Including Republicans And Gun Owners, Broadly Support Red Flag Laws

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Acrobats The American Dollar

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Artists Take On Global Migration: 'It's Hard To Watch And It's Hard Not To Watch'

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Fingertips, Pts. 1-2 [Live at the Regal Theater, Chicago/1962] Stevie Wonder
Paulsby Stevie Wonder
Keyframes Soular Order
Inhibitor Soular Order
The Guardians of the Deepness Those Who Ride With Giants
The Respect for the Old Beast Those Who Ride With Giants
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Jjajja's Screen Alfa Mist
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Sides Perfume Genius & Weyes Blood

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