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Sweden

27 December 2011

Local (Stockholm)

Thomas Mattsson, editor-in-chief of one of Sweden's largest newspapers, has been charged for instigating a weapons offense. Mattsson heads the Expressen daily newspaper, and in the fall of 2010 he gave one of the newspaper's reporters permission to buy a pistol in Malmö in southern Sweden. Authorization was granted in connection with the reporter's efforts to show how easy it was to obtain a firearm in Sweden. "If journalists can't work under cover, investigative... (GunPolicy.org)

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