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Old 05-04-2006, 13:25   #8
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I just found the number for the Florida Dept of Law Enforcement Firearms division, and gave them a call.

They said that out-of-state residents cannot purchase handguns in Florida. However, out-of-state residents may purchase long-guns.

I told him I have a Virginia CCW permit, and he said it doesn't matter. I would need to be a Florida resident to buy a handgun.

Well, that answers my question. Guess I'm not going to bother going to the gun show.
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Smith & Wesson 686 .357 Magnum revolver
Winchester Model 70 .30-06 rifle
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