**FILE** A plastic replica of a bullet is used to quickly remove an ammunition magazine from an assault rifle in a demonstration Aug. 15, 2012, at the California Department of Justice in Sacramento, Calif. (Associated Press)

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**FILE** A plastic replica of a bullet is used to quickly remove an ammunition magazine from an assault rifle in a demonstration Aug. 15, 2012, at the California Department of Justice in Sacramento, Calif. (Associated Press)