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Australia

27 July 2010

Australian Associated Press

A spate of shootings over the past 24 hours in NSW has lead to calls for both federal leaders to back national uniform gun laws. NSW Greens Senate candidate Lee Rhiannon on Tuesday said it was time for tighter gun control laws, with a ban on semi-automatic pistols, following four separate shooting incidents. "The events underline the need for law reform in this area," she said in a statement. "Handguns are the most concealable firearm, which is why they are the... (GunPolicy.org)

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