Toy gun ban to be proposed after Calif. boy shot

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - The California legislation may vote on a bill that would ban realistic-looking air guns and toy guns.

The decision comes after the recent shooting death of a 13-year-old armed with an air gun in Santa Rosa.

State senator Kevin De Leon introduced legislation that stalled two years ago that would have required BB guns and air guns to be clearly marked.

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A California boy was shot and killed by deputies Friday after repeatedly telling him to drop what turned out to be a replica assault rifle, sheriff's officials and family members said.

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