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20 May 2010

Guardian (UK)

London 2012's shooting event is heading for chaos because of Britain's draconian firearms legislation for athletes from European countries. Some European teams have been unable to compete at a clay pigeon World Cup event in Dorset this week after failing to lodge original certificates of firearms permits with UK police long in advance. Without having that paperwork in their possession several athletes would be in breach of their national laws to hold their firearms at... (

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