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As others pull back, Vegas amps up gun promotions

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Lindsae MacDuff holds an automatic weapon at the Gun store in Las Vegas, which has built a permanent "shotgun weddings" chapel, because nothing makes a memory quite like the sound of gunfire. Never known for its understatement or good taste, Sin City is bucking the national trend of avoiding flippant gun promotions after the Newtown, Conn., elementary school shooting.

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Never known for its understatement or good taste, Sin City is bucking the national trend of avoiding flippant gun promotions and instead is embracing tourists' newfound interest in big guns. The newest crop of outlandish Valentine's Day offers is no exception. Capitalizing on the state's relaxed gun laws, shooting ranges offer an armory of military-grade weapons that aren't accessible in other states.
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