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14 December 2008

Sunday Telegraph (Sydney), Editorial

How quickly the NSW Government has forgotten the murder of 35 people at Port Arthur in Tasmania just over a decade ago. It is only 12 years since the horrific shooting spree in Tasmania that forever reshaped Australians' attitudes to gun ownership and control. In the wake of that tragedy, the NSW Government fell in behind then-Prime Minister John Howard's gun control measures, which included bans on semi-automatic weapons, strict licensing laws and a buyback of... (

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