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Renewed scrutiny on gun policies for retailers after El Paso mass shooting

CBS News Sunday, 18 August 2019
After the recent mass shooting at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, there is a renewed focus on gun policies allowing retailers to let their customers be armed. Now one woman is challenging supermarket giant Kroger after her father was murdered in one of its Kentucky stores. Jericka Duncan reports.
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