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South Africa

31 May 2006

Cape Times (Cape Town)

The Gun Control Alliance is lobbying the public to support its submissions on the crucial Firearm Control Amendment Bill. Parliament's safety and security portfolio committee is to consider the bill this week and is to be briefed by the Department of Safety and Security today. Hailing the Firearm Control Act as "a lifesaver", the Gun Control Alliance noted the Medical Research Council had said firearm-related killings in Cape Town had almost halved in the past four... (

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