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Court slaps down attempt to keep gun measure off Washington state ballot; opponents say fight isn’t over

On July 2, 2018, petition gatherers for I-1639, alliance for gun responsibility, assemble in Occidental Park. From left, Gus Webster, Pavi Chance and at far right, Jordan Waits.
Gus is from Seattle, Pavi is from Edmonds and Jordan is from Tacoma. 206888

If it makes Washington's November election ballot, Initiative 1639 would raise the purchase age to 21 for those buying semi-automatic weapons, among other things. Backers plan to turn in thousands of signatures this week.

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