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7 November 2001

Northern Territory News

Territorians risk a $2000 fine or being jailed for up to two years if they do not hand in their illegal weapons and firearms by today. More than 120 firearms and 33 weapons have been handed in to police since the amnesty began on August 8. The amnesty ends today. A police spokeswoman said: "These included 91 small-calibre rifles and 16 high-powered rifles. "Anyone with unwanted, illegal or unregistered weapons or firearms is urged to return them to a police station... (

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