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Canada

22 September 2008

Toronto Star (Ontario)

GATINEAU, Quebec — The killing of an innocent fruit vendor during a gunfight on a bustling Toronto street "steeled" the resolve of NDP Leader Jack Layton to outlaw handguns. Layton said yesterday if he's elected Prime Minister on Oct. 14 he would empower provinces, cities, and towns to impose handgun bans. Heeding calls from Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty and Toronto Mayor David Miller to outlaw the easily concealed weapons, the Toronto Danforth MP said he has lost... (GunPolicy.org)

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