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New Zealand

17 August 2009

New Zealand Press Association

Gun owners remain angry at police changes to licensing rules over military-style semi-automatic weapons, with some taking official steps to try to stop them. One has applied for a judicial review of the police decision, while a group has complained to the Independent Police Conduct Authority (IPCA). Gun owners have been told that if they own a semi-automatic firearm with a "military pattern, free-standing pistol grip", it is now considered a military-style... (

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