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New Zealand

27 August 1998

Courier-Mail (Brisbane)

New Zealand has had more than its fair share of gun massacres, but for years governments have gone weak at the knees every time the issue is raised. In February last year, a disturbed young man, Stephen Anderson, took a shotgun from a cabinet at the family holiday-home in Raurimu in the Central North Island and killed six people including members of his family and their friends. He was found by the Armed Offenders police team shortly afterwards running naked through... (

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