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N.H. police spurn man’s bid to buy, destroy guns

A New Hampshire police group that plans to raffle 31 guns in May received this offer from an alarmed critic of the giveaway: He would raise $30,000, buy all the guns, and bring them to his local police station to be destroyed.

He even offered to kick in an additional $500 for postage to send reimbursements to the 1,000 people who bought $30 tickets in the sold-out benefit.

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