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Nearly 1,000 mid-state gun owners took the capitol Saturday afternoon, rallying for second amendment rights.
It's the first "Gun Appreciation Day" and several state representatives were also on hand for the rally.
Their goal was to make sure Tennessee does not become a gun free state and to stop emproaching power of the federal government on the state of Tennessee.
Check out our Raw News section on our website for full-length interviews of Rep. Joe Carr and gun advocate Nikki Goeser.
Sunday, January 20 2013, 02:30 PM CST
Former Dyer County constable sentenced to prison
May 23, 2013 12:50 GMT
DYERSBURG, Tenn. (AP) -- Former Dyer County Constable Derick Shane Hundley has been sentenced to 25 years in federal prison.
The State Gazette (http://bit.ly/14UHydd ) reported Hundley was sentenced Monday after earlier entering a guilty plea to enticement of a minor through electronic means. The government dropped a child pornography count.
Prosecutors said Hundley, who is 30, used a cellphone to try to entice a minor female to have sex with him. Police arrested Hundley last July and found an external hard drive that contained numerous images of minors involved in sex. He resigned from the constable post he had won in 2010 after his arrest.
Information from: State Gazette, http://www.stategazette.com
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WASHINGTON (AP) -- Chairman Ben Bernanke is telling Congress that the U.S. job market remains weak and that it is too soon for the Federal Reserve to end its extraordinary stimulus programs.
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