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an enclosed firing range with targets for rifle or handgun practice

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Lead containment at firing ranges is consistently in the news, as evidenced by the Seattle Times Investigative Report "Loaded with Lead: How Gun Ranges Poison Workers and Shooters.
One year ago, Jan Morgan, owner of the gun range in Arkansas and a conservative speaker and gun rights advocate, banned Muslim patrons, writing, "Since I have no way of discerning which muslims will or will not kill in the name of their religion and the commands in their koran, I choose to err on the side of caution for the safety of my patrons, just as I would anyone else who aligns himself with an organization that commands him to commit crimes against innocent people.
In a recent Seattle Times news report, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) said it is now requiring commercial gun ranges seeking contracts to help train federal air marshals and other officers, to first prove the facilities are not tainted with lead.
They also placed undue onus on the young girl's parents, perhaps not considering that the couple was at a gun range that offered machine gun rentals (with supervision)--in much the same way that people can pay to race cars on a closed track--and that the parents had the expectation that this professional recreational facility was safe.
County law enforcement officials in Arizona said on Thursday no criminal charges are pending after a probe into a gun range incident in which a 9-year-old girl fatally shot her instructor with an Uzi, adding it was "being viewed as an industrial accident.
Mr Rens said he met Pistorius in 2012 and trained at a gun range with him.
London, Mar 1 ( ANI ): A series of still photographs of Paralympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius demonstrating his prowess at a gun range have reportedly emerged just days ahead of his trial for the murder of model Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day last year.
in Ten Firearms (William Morrow) when he was the victim of a fatal shooting on a gun range this February.
Ron King, a firearms instructor at the Port Canaveral Police Department, brought the targets to a gun range April 4 and asked if other officers and a civilian would like to shoot their guns at the hoodie-wearing figures, the department said.
Follow that with a Limo pick up and a trip to the gun range to blow off some steam.
The "deadliest sniper in American military history" was mysteriously killed on a gun range on Sunday as he helped a soldier recover from post-traumatic stress.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Chris Kyle, a former US Navy SEAL sniper who was responsible for 160 kills during his career, has been shot dead at a gun range, local media reported.
Outdoor and sports toys - an increasing part of grocers' toy offer - rose 12% year-on-year, with Hasbro's Nerf gun range accounting for a large proportion of sales.
My steel pistol and submachine gun range doesn't have just the PT Torsos.