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2 August 2011

Nassau Guardian (Bahamas)

The court tasked with dealing expeditiously with firearms cases completed nine cases last week, The Nassau Guardian can reveal. Government re-established a gun court to address the problem of illegal firearm possession. Despite restrictive gun laws, firearms can be obtained with relative ease. Just this year, police seized 255 firearms, although fewer than 100 persons possess special permits to carry handguns. Last week, Gun Court Magistrate Joyann Ferguson-Pratt... (

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