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  1. Beretta, other gun makers heading to friendlier statesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Duncan Banner

    ... people considered the factory a good source of jobs," said Kelly Canavan, a longtime resident and local activist in Accokeek, Md., the company's home since 1977. "But a lot of other people have been disturbed that this huge gun factory is right ...

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  2. Beretta to relocate production facility to GalatinRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Business & Heritage Clarksville

    Beretta U.S.A. Corp., located in Accokeek, Maryland, will move its manufacturing capabilities from its existing location to a new production facility to be built in Gallatin.

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  3. Beretta, moving production out of Md., joins gunmakers heading to friendlier statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Washington Post

    Ray Banks, 64, a 20-year resident of Accokeek, Md., gets breakfast at B&J Carry-Out on July 24. "This isn't about economics.

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  4. Strict anti-gun laws are costing blue states gunmakers' businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Washington Examiner

    ... Gov. Bill Haslam , told Fox in an email. And although Beretta has no plans to move its administrative staff in Accokeek, Md., to Tennessee, O'Malley is apparently unhappy with the company's decision to move much of its business to Tennessee. "We're ...

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  5. Mistrial declared in police officer's attempted murder case [WATCH]Read the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | The Family Badge

    ... with knives last November when he got angry while trying to hang a projection television at the couple's home in Accokeek. Jurors heard a 911 call made by a neighbor, with Lawrence's wife, Betty, screaming in the background. The jury also heard the ...

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  6. Mistrial Declared for D.C. Cop Accused of Trying to Kill WifeRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | CBS Local

    ... wife. Prosecutors say that on Nov. 24, 2013, Lawrence was attempting to hang a projection television at his home in Accokeek, Maryland, when he became angry with his wife because she said she didn't know where the screws to hang the projector were. ...

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  7. Hung jury in case of D.C. officer accused of attempting to kill wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | The Washington Post

    ... getting a new trial date set at this hearing Friday." The case stems from a dispute that began in the couple's Accokeek home last year. Lawrence and his wife argued over the location of some household screws, and the disagreement escalated when he ...

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  8. Mistrial for D.C. Cop Accused of Attempting to Kill WifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | NBC Washington

    ... got into an argument over a projection TV. Prosecutors say Lawrence was attempting to hang the TV at his home in Accokeek, Md. when he became angry with his wife because she said she didn't know where the screws to hang the projector were. Lawrence ...

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  9. Mistrial declared in attempted murder case of D.C. police officer Samson Lawrence IIIRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | WJLA-TV Arlington

    ... with knives last November when he got angry while trying to hang a projection television at the couple's home in Accokeek. The State's Attorney Office said it was considering late Thursday whether to retry Lawrence. Prosecutors said a court hearing ...

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  10. Beretta Md. Gun Laws Forcing Move To TennesseeRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Big News Network.com

    ... media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. ? More Photo Galleries ACCOKEEK, Md. (WJZ) - A major gun manufacturer decides to pull all of its production out of Maryland and move it to Tennessee. The ...

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  11. Gubernatorial Candidates Point Fingers Over Beretta MoveRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    ... more jobs in the future." "I am saddened to learn that the hard working women and men I met at Beretta's factory in Accokeek in May will now lose their jobs as a direct result of the O'Malley-Brown administration's high taxes and punitive ...

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  12. Citing Anti-Gun Climate, Beretta USA Leaves Md..; WashPost Fails to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | NewsBusters.org

    Yesterday Accokeek, Md.-based firearms manufacturer Beretta USA announced that it would shut down its plant in Maryland and move all manufacturing operations to Gallatin, Tennessee.

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  13. Accokeek Man Dies in Fort Washington CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Patch.com

    An Accokeek man died Tuesday night when his SUV struck a car stopped at an intersection and then rolled over in Fort Washington.

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  14. Gunmaker Beretta moving from Maryland to Tennessee because of new firearms lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Raw Story

    ... strict new firearms law, the company said. The Italian-owned company will shut down its manufacturing plant at Accokeek, Maryland, and move to a new one it is building in Gallatin, Tennessee. The $45 million Gallatin site is scheduled to open in ...

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  15. Beretta ditches Maryland for Tennessee over tough gun control lawsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Big News Network.com

    ... throughout the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. ACCOKEEK, Md. -- Italian gun manufacturer Beretta announced Tuesday that it will move its U.S. factory from Maryland to Tennessee, citing ...

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  16. Beretta Moving Manufacturing Operation Out of MarylandRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    ... will not be affected. Beretta U.S.A.'s production of the U.S. Armed Forces M9 9mm pistol will continue at the Accokeek, Maryland facility until all current orders from the U.S. Armed Forces have been filled. The company said they have no plans to ...

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  17. Beretta to close Accokeek facility by mid-2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Gazette.net

    Italian firearms company Beretta U.S.A. Corps announced it would relocate its manufacturing facility in Accokeek to its new production facility in Gallatin, Tenn., by mid-2015, citing Maryland's Firearm Safety Act as major motivation for the move.

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  18. Beretta's back story [Editorial]Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... repeated visits back and forth between state economic development officials and Beretta executives in Tennessee, Accokeek and the Italian villa of Beretta CEO Ugo Beretta. Tennessee put on the hard sell, and it was offering up more than rib dinners. ...

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  19. Beretta: Gun Law Forcing Move Out Of MarylandRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | CBS Local

    ... years. Beretta said it has no plans to relocate its office, administrative and executive support functions from Accokeek, Maryland. "Beretta is one of the world's great companies, and its commitment to excellence and Tennessee's rich history in ...

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  20. Hogan blames O'Malley, Brown for Beretta's departureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Daily Record

    ... Gov. Anthony G. Brown. "I am saddened to learn that the hard working women and men I met at Beretta's factory in Accokeek in May will now lose their jobs as a direct result of the O'Malley-Brown administration's high taxes and punitive regulations," ...

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