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24 October 2002 (Australia)

The Sporting Shooters Association of Australia (SSAA) has welcomed a review of national hand gun laws and offered to do everything possible to stop the wrong people getting hold of guns. State premiers and territory leaders met with Prime Minister John Howard today to discuss strengthening Australia's gun laws. Mr Howard called for a ban on all handguns except those used in sports and law enforcement after the meeting. SSAA spokesman Gary Fleetwood said the... (

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