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Even in pro-gun states, bid to arm teachers stalls

Monday, April 8, 2013 | 4:47 p.m. CDT; updated 10:49 p.m. CDT, Monday, April 8, 2013

JEFFERSON CITY — When a gunman killed 26 children and staff at a Connecticut grade school, Missouri state Rep. Mike Kelley quickly proposed legislation that would allow trained teachers to carry hidden guns into the classroom as a "line of defense" against attackers.

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