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United Kingdom

21 September 2009

BBC News

A former soldier — described in court as a "dealer in death" — has been told he faces a lengthy prison sentence for turning imitation guns into real ones. Paul Alexander, 53, was due to be sentenced at Chelmsford Crown Court after admitting firearms offences. But sentencing was adjourned to allow a background report to be prepared. The court was told Alexander had operated a "gun factory" in Bardfield Saling, Essex. Forensic tests on the guns linked them to 28... (GunPolicy.org)

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