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Previous accounts alleged that Roof had received a gun as a birthday gift from his father, and was therefore not subject to the background check. More recent reports indicated he had bought a .45-caliber Glock pistol himself, despite the felony narcotics charge. http://goo.gl/L5BZJl More From The Brief: time.com/newsletter/the-brief #FullNewsAudioAvailable

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