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Lawmakers pushed for domestic terrorism law after attacks

Seattle Times Thursday, 8 August 2019
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Seven days, three mass shootings, 34 dead. The FBI has labeled two of those attacks, at a Texas Walmart and California food festival, as domestic terrorism. It’s defined as acts meant to intimidate or coerce a civilian population and affect government policy. Even if there’s a domestic terrorism investigation, no such […]
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