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5 March 2011

Sydney Morning Herald

When the gun club official noticed a borrowed pistol had not been signed back into the register, he made a fatal assumption. Without checking, he assumed it was a clerical error, packed up the club's firearms and drove home. It was 2pm and it took another 72 minutes for police to be told the pistol was missing. In the meantime it was allegedly used in a murder. Another club official eventually called police at 3.12pm. Two minutes later a mentally ill woman, Shamin... (

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