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Police Departments Weigh Use of Stun Guns

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Across Massachusetts, law enforcement officials are weighing the pros and cons of high-voltage stun guns. Commonly known as "tasers," these weapons were legalized in Massachusetts in 2004, but have not been adopted by many police departments. WBUR's Monica Brady-Myerov gauges opinion at a forum on the subject yesterday.

This program aired on November 8, 2005. The audio for this program is not available.

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