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Gun Policy News, 14 April 2010

United Kingdom

14 April 2010

BBC News

A gun amnesty has been extended after it began in response to a shooting which left three people dead. Andrew Copland shot his ex-partner Julie Harrison and their four-year-old daughter Maisie before killing himself in Aldershot, an inquest ruled. The amnesty in north-east Hampshire has so far seen 57 firearms and 985 rounds of ammunitions handed in. It has been extended until Sunday for people to hand in unwanted or illegal firearms at nine police stations. Police... (

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