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Canada

31 January 2003

Vancouver Sun

OTTAWA — Only one million of the 5.9 million firearms registered by the federal justice department have been verified to prove they are the guns their owners claim, according to RCMP documents. The disclosure proves one of the government's main goals of a universal registry — reliable data on all registered firearms — has failed, says Canadian Alliance MP Garry Breitkreuz. Information the Saskatchewan MP obtained from the RCMP under the Access to Information Act... (GunPolicy.org)

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