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17 April 2007

Reuters

SYDNEY, Australia — Australian Prime Minister John Howard on Tuesday decried the negative "gun culture" in America after the deadly shooting spree at a U.S. university, holding up tough gun laws in his own country as the answer. Howard introduced strict gun-ownership laws after the shooting massacre of 35 people in the southern island state of Tasmania in 1996. "We had a terrible incident at Port Arthur, but it is the case that 11 years ago we took action to limit... (GunPolicy.org)

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