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20 June 2006

CTV News (Toronto) / CP

The Conservative government has introduced legislation to formally disarm the contentious long-gun registry, though the bill won't be voted on until the fall. "The effort of trying to track down every single long-gun (rifles and shotguns) in Canada has been ineffective, costly and wasteful and has not led to a reduction in crime with guns," Public Safety Minister Stockwell Day told the media Monday. "Duck-hunters, farmers and law-abiding gun owners do not pose a... (

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