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14 January 2003

Ottawa Citizen (Ontario)

The Justice Department flagged major concerns about establishing a national gun registry in 1994 and warned then justice minister Allan Rock that "specific costs" of such a monumental task could not be calculated, government documents disclose. The department also warned Mr. Rock to expect "strong opposition" from firearms owners, provincial governments and interest groups who feared that universal registration would eventually lead to confiscation or prohibition of... (GunPolicy.org)

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