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11 August 2013

Limerick Leader

A Limerick judge says legislation governing firearm applications has not "bitten the bullet". Judge Eugene O'Kelly was speaking during a lengthy district court sitting for a number of firearm application appeals. The owners of guns, including two semi-automatic rifles and two 9mm pistols, appealed the decision by Chief Superintendent David Sheahan not to grant them firearm certificates. The introduction of the Criminal Justice Miscellaneous Provisions Act imposed... (

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