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Australia

14 February 2014

Examiner (Australia)

Tasmanians have given up a record number of firearms this financial year, but a dealer is concerned that firearms amnesty changes could deter people from surrendering more. From July 2013 to Wednesday, 1035 firearms had been handed in. This compares with 2012-13, when 695 firearms were surrendered, and 2011-12 when 601 firearms were surrendered. No breakdown is available between the numbers given to police and licensed dealers. Firearms Services acting Inspector... (GunPolicy.org)

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