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Gun Policy News, 20 March 2010


20 March 2010

Toronto Sun (Ontario)

OTTAWA — Canada's gun control system is "terribly broken" and scrapping the long-gun registry is key to getting it back on track, says the MP spearheading a legislative push to kill the registry. Delivering a keynote address at the Ontario Federation of Anglers and Hunters annual general meeting and Fish & Wildlife Conference in Mississauga Saturday night, Manitoba Tory MP Candice Hoeppner called the registry "an albatross and an embarrassment." With her private... (GunPolicy.org)

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20 March 2010

Washington Post, Editorial

Apparently, one of the weapons John Patrick Bedell used to shoot two Pentagon police officers this month was sold to a Georgia gun dealer by the Memphis Police Department, which had confiscated the weapon during a drug bust. The gun was sold several times more, including at a gun show in Nevada last year. Little is known about that gun-show purchaser because of giant loopholes in the law that allow unlicensed private vendors, or "hobbyists," to dispense with federally... (GunPolicy.org)

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