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United Kingdom

9 March 1998

Telegraph (UK)

An inquiry into the Government's compensation scheme for dispossessed gun owners has been launched by Parliament's spending watchdog amid complaints over delays in payments. The National Audit Office is due to report its findings in the summer, by which time thousands of shooters will have waited almost a year for their money. Among other things, the NAO is looking into the arrangements for processing the claims for pistols confiscated under the ban introduced... (

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