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Gun control law to dominate NRA agenda in US

Intense debate against proposed law expected as key lobbyists hold meeting of National Rifle Association in Texas.

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Proposed gun control laws will dominate the agenda as key lobbyists hold their annual meeting of the National Rifle Association in the US.

The National Rifle Association convention in Texas is expected to see some impassioned debate against reforms.

Al Jazeera's Rob Reynolds reports from the state which saw one of the earliest mass school shootings in modern US history.

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