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United Kingdom,Scotland

27 March 2009

BBC News

The Scottish Government has said it will not "sit on its hands" in the face of what it claims is Westminster inaction over firearm laws. The justice secretary made the claim as he launched a drive to highlight the penalties for air or replica gun crime. The SNP has called on Westminster to devolve airgun legislation or agree a pilot licensing scheme for air weapons. The Home Office said it had concerns about firearms law in Scotland differing from England and... (

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