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2 January 2003

Globe & Mail (Toronto)

OTTAWA and EDMONTON — A 70-year-old Korean War veteran was arrested by the RCMP on Parliament Hill yesterday to cries of "Hero!" from about 200 protesters who had gathered to oppose the federal government's new firearms legislation, which came into effect yesterday. Jim Turnbull, who had left his Jarvie, Alta., home on Boxing Day to drive to Ottawa and lead the protest, was later charged with the offence of carrying a weapon to a public meeting. Edward Hudson, a... (

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