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ATF's struggle to close down firearms dealers

Modest resources, restrictive rules allow troubled outlets to stay open for years

The agency's crippled oversight of the industry means troubled gun dealers can stay open for years. Some don’t see an inspector for eight years or more. By law, ATF can inspect dealers once a year only and may revoke a license only when it believes the dealer “willfully” violated gun control laws.
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