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20 December 2010

Herald (Scotland)

A minimum age limit for shotgun licences should be introduced, according to the Scottish Government, after it emerged one had been given to a child of 10. Scottish ministers believe the Coalition Government should introduce the limit if it is not prepared to hand over power on gun control to Holyrood, a spokesman said. As well as the 10-year-old, licences were given to a 13-year-old, five 14-year-olds and 11 children aged 15, official figures from the Lothian and... (

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