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SJC calls illegal gun possession victimless

Owners can't be held without bail

By John R. Ellement
Globe Staff / May 5, 2009

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The Supreme Judicial Court yesterday ruled that illegal gun possession is a "passive and victimless crime" and that those charged with having illicit firearms cannot be held without bail as a danger to society. (Full article: 943 words)

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