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United Kingdom

7 January 2003

Evening News (UK)

Anti-gun campaigners today hit out at firearms laws after an ex-Army issue Uzi sub-machine gun was found to be legally on sale in an Edinburgh shop. The weapon, now decommissioned, is one of a range of firearms including rifles and handguns on offer at a second-hand shop in the city centre for around £250. The revelation comes in the same week that Home Secretary David Blunkett announced plans for a five-year minimum sentence for illegal possession and use of... (

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