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New Zealand

10 August 2008

Sunday Star-Times (New Zealand)

It takes just a few minutes and not much cash to buy a gun on the internet. No questions asked, no licence required. After the murder of liquor store owner Navtej Singh, the Sunday Star-Times decided to investigate how easy it was to buy the same sort of rifle that killed him. All we needed was a computer. We found dozens of guns for sale on TradeMe from gold-plated AK-47s to clapped out old rifles. While some are being sold by licensed gun shops, which insist on... (

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