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100% checks of guns on military bases called untenable

Posted: April 4, 2014 at 2:32 a.m.

KILLEEN, Texas — The troubled Iraq war veteran who used a handgun to kill three people and wound 16 others Wednesday at Fort Hood would not have had to undergo a security screening or pass through metal detectors to enter the post, people familiar with entry procedures there said Thursday.

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