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30 January 2008

Toronto Star (Ontario)

OTTAWA — Public Safety Minister Stockwell Day is flatly rejecting calls for a ban on handguns, saying the Conservatives government's support for more police on the streets, and tougher laws as yet unpassed, are already putting a dent in gun crime. Day said yesterday his government's approach — including "increased (police) boots on the street" and a plan to kill the long-gun registry — has already significantly cut the number of victims of gun crimes... (

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