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Turks & Caicos

14 November 2010

Turks & Caicos Sun

Anyone in the Turks and Caicos Islands who possesses illegal firearms, explosives or ammunition, has until November 30th to hand them over to the police or pastors without being arrested and charged. After that date, if they are caught with guns and/or ammunition, they must appear before the Supreme Court, and, if found guilty, they will have to spend at least five years in jail. The gun amnesty and the new, tough sentencing measures were announced by Governor Gordon... (

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