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1 November 2012

West Australian (Perth)

More than 2700 illegal and unwanted weapons have been handed in during South Australia's most successful gun amnesty. The government's three-month general firearms amnesty ended at midnight on Wednesday. By the end of the amnesty, 168 handguns, 2420 Class A or B firearms and 105 Class C or D guns were taken to police stations across the state. More than 77 weapons are yet to be identified and 13 fit into the prescribed category. Attorney-General John Rau said 2783... (

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