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12 January 2003

Canadian Press

As the political debate over the federal government's controversial gun registry continues to rage, Canadian cops on the beat say they are divided over whether the new system will help them fight crime. Many officers who've been discussing the issue over their daily coffee believe the registry is already a bust. "It just seems like it's been an exercise in futility," Edmonton police Sgt. Patrick Tracy says of the system, which became operational on Jan. 1. "We already... (GunPolicy.org)

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