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18 March 2010

Vancouver Sun

OTTAWA — The Conservative government will announce Friday that it will once again extend amnesty for the federal long-gun registry, which the party has long denounced as "ineffective" and "wasteful." Public Safety Minister Vic Toews will announce the one-year extension during an appearance at the Manitoba Wildlife Federation in Winnipeg, a senior government official said. The current amnesty, which has been renewed annually since 2006, expires May 16. The amnesty... (

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