TITLE

Do-it-yourself gun control

AUTHOR(S)
Parker Jr., Shafer
PUB. DATE
August 1998
SOURCE
Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;08/03/98, Vol. 25 Issue 33, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes preparations in Canada to enforce the new Firearms Act after October 1, 1998. Recruitment of volunteers to aid in gun registration; Opposition from many gun owners to the act; Views of Keith Serry, Firearms Act project manager; Those unwilling to carry out the registration drive; Role of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP); Assertion that the RCMP is violating federal law; Response from the firearms community.
ACCESSION #
913948

 

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