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United Kingdom

20 December 2010

Bloomberg (USA)

The U.K.'s 34 laws governing the control of guns are "complex and confused," placing an "onerous burden" on police and firearms owners, a panel of lawmakers said. In a report published today, Parliament's Home Affairs Committee said well-designed legislation that regulates and restricts the legal supply of firearms would help to reduce gun crime. The cross-party panel recommended introducing one licensing system to cover all firearms that require a license. While the... (

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