Find Gun Policy Facts

Armed violence prevention, gun control laws and the small arms trade:

Gun Policy News


16 November 2012

Toronto Star (Ontario)

OTTAWA — It was a quiet death. Two weeks ago, with no fanfare and no formal announcement, the federal Conservatives oversaw the end of the long-gun registry. All that the Mounties kept was information on long guns held in Quebec, until a court challenge by that province to keep the data is settled. Now, just as quietly, along comes the long-gun registry's obituary in the form of the annual report for 2011 on the firearms program. Vic Toews, minister of public... (

Read More: Toronto Star (Ontario)