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Gun Policy News, 4 July 2007


4 July 2007

ABC News (Australia) / 7.30 Report, Transcript

ALI MOORE: Last month, Melbourne's CBD came to a chilling standstill when a triple shooting claimed the life of a father of three and injured two others. The violent act has ignited calls by the anti-gun lobby to push for tougher laws to deal with handguns. While police have confirmed a handgun was used, they won't give details of the brand or whether it had a serial number. But that hasn't stopped a growing debate over the illegal gun trade in Australia and whether... (

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4 July 2007

GMA News TV (Quezon City)

Fewer incidents of violence were recorded in this year's election period compared to the 2004 and 2001 national elections, records from the Philippine National Police (PNP) showed. A final tabulation of this year's election-related violent incidents (ERVI's) released by PNP Directorate for Operations chief Director Wilfredo Garcia showed there were only 146 violent incidents in this year's election period that were confirmed to be election-related. The incidents... (

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