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4 October 2011

Manila Standard Today

An anti-gun group on Monday called for a gun ban for civilians even during off-election period. The Gunless Society, represented by its secretary general Norma Cabrera, raised the need to enforce a gun control amid the spate of crimes. Cabrera blamed gun ownership of private individuals for the proliferation of crimes. "We believe that to be able to control crimes, we have to control the criminals, and to control criminals, we have to control guns," he said. Despite... (GunPolicy.org)

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