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GUNS: Suburbs under siege

You describe on the cover page of today’s paper (TNT, 6-1) how the Steele Street Forza coffee shop has been renamed Blue Steele Coffee Co. to honor law enforcement in memory of the four Lakewood police officers slain three years ago.

On another page, you relate how Ian Stawicki, the perpetrator of five recent senseless killings in Seattle, was able to obtain six handguns over the past decade even though he had exhibited very obvious signs of mental impairment and anger-management problems.

Yet, for whatever reason, your lead story on the cover was to glorify the very

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