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Canada

24 September 2009

Edmonton Sun (Alberta)

Public Safety Minister Peter Van Loan is calling for an investigation after a pollster was supplied with information from Canada's firearms registry to carry out a public opinion poll. In an interview with Sun Media, Van Loan said his office is looking into the incident and he plans to ask Privacy Commissioner Jennifer Stoddart to examine whether Canada's privacy laws were violated. "There are real concerns about the nature of the information that was turned over,... (GunPolicy.org)

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