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to wound or kill with a firearm

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But you could both be jumping the gun and need to establish the facts first.
The gay rights group Lambda Legal has chastised Rubin for jumping the gun, but the group's Gary.
I'm not saying that re-gentrification or redevelopment per se are bad; rather, the problem seems to be that the city fathers are jumping the gun on both the market and the economic realities.
The girls have been receiving rave reviews for their live shows and so it appears that the rumours of a split may well have been a case of someone jumping the gun a little.
But by jumping the gun, maybe they (the province) decided to rethink their position.