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2 February 2007

Montreal Gazette (Quebec)

A provincial coroner who investigated a murder-suicide in Verdun is calling for changes to gun-control legislation that would prevent a suicidal person from being allowed to own a firearm. Coroner Michel Ferland's findings were released yesterday. His report details the circumstances behind the April 2005 tragedy in which Richard Emard, 45, of Verdun killed his longtime friend Rene Larose, 44, then took his own life, using a rifle that had been removed from his home by... (

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