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New Zealand

12 May 2009

New Zealand Herald

Thousands of firearms remain potentially unaccounted for despite a police campaign for lifetime gun licence owners to renew or hand weapons in. Police national manager operations Tony McLeod said nearly 50,000 people had not responded by the end of a campaign targeting lifetime gun licence holders to renew or surrender their weapons in 2002. The Government scrapped the lifetime licences in 1992 for 10-year licences after David Gray killed 13 people in Aramoana in... (

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