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4 April 2002

Canadian Press

EDMONTON — Frustrated gun owners call it Operation Phone Book. Those upset with the federal firearms registry are mailing their old telephone directories to the Canadian Firearms Centre in Ottawa in the hopes the government will have to pick up the cost of the postage. But officials at Canada Post say the protest has backfired. The books aren't getting through and the Crown corporation — not the Justice Department — has to pick up the tab. Bob Lickacz, an... (

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