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21 August 2012

Local (Germany)

A German man who collected so much explosive and weapons that his neighbourhood was evacuated when police moved in to remove it, has been jailed for three-and-a-half years. "Something could have very easily happened and that could have been terrible," said the judge at the Bad Kreuznach court on Tuesday. The 64-year-old who has been nick-named "Powder Kurt" for his love of gunpowder, collected 40 kilos of explosive and dozens of weapons, keeping them in his house and... (GunPolicy.org)

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