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7 December 2007

CBC News (Canada)

The RCMP says it has disciplined an officer who returned a shotgun to a southern Newfoundland man who later killed his wife and then himself. Shawn Skinner, 38, a Hermitage resident, shot his wife Goldie Loveless to death in August 2006, before killing himself. Skinner, who was convicted four years ago of assaulting Loveless, had been prohibited from being able to own a gun for two years. The RCMP told CBC News that an unidentified officer was disciplined for... (

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