A pistol purchased from a northern Virginia gun show without a background check as well as a high capacity assault style rifle magazine are on display on the podium after a news conference on gun control legislation at the Capitol in Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013 in Richmond, Va. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)

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A pistol purchased from a northern Virginia gun show without a background check as well as a high capacity assault style rifle magazine are on display on the podium after a news conference on gun control legislation at the Capitol in  Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013 in Richmond, Va.  (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
A pistol purchased from a northern Virginia gun show without a background check as well as a high capacity assault style rifle magazine are on display on the podium after a news conference on gun control legislation at the Capitol in Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013 in Richmond, Va. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)