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Beretta To Move Gun Factory From Md. To Tenn., Citing New Gun Laws

Citing Maryland’s new gun laws, firearm manufacturer Beretta U.S.A. Corp. announced today that it will move its manufacturing capabilities from Prince George’s County to a new production facility the company is building in Gallatin, Tennessee.


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Beretta Wooed By Other States Due to Md. Gun Bill

As a broad gun-control measure aims to ban assault weapons in Maryland, neighboring states are trying to woo away a Beretta factory, whose employees would be unable to buy some of the guns it produces.