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Today in Great Britain, there is almost a total ban on civilian ownership of handguns, all except for .22 handguns, which are required to be kept at a gun club and antiques;

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Today in Great Britain, there is almost a total ban on civilian ownership of handguns, all except for .22 handguns, which are required to be kept at a gun club and antiques; while in Australia there is a complete ban of all semi-automatic weapons including .22s and weapons like pump action shotguns. The reason for gun conversation in Great Britain follows the attack on a Scottish schoolhouse by a single maniac with an autoloading pistol. While in Australia, the rampage of a lone madman with a rifle is held up as justification for the ban on semi-automatic firearms. In both these cases their where civilian deaths, and in both cases the fanatic was caught. For some reason when such things happen in America it is dealt with in a different way. ...read more.

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of gun ownership in the United States, an act that would inherently violate the Bill of Rights and this is one of the worst things and government could do. Quite simply, criminals do not normally obtain firearms used in crime from legal sources. According to official government statistics in Great Britain, only 7% of all homicides committed with a handgun in England and Wales are committed with a legally possessed handgun. In the United States less than 1% of the legally possessed handguns are used to commit crimes. In other words, in Great Britain and the United States, 93% to 99% of criminal use of handguns respectively will be unaffected by bans on firearms. ...read more.

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While if the woman was to say, I carry the perfume around with me, because I like the smell, and when this man attacked me, I had no choice but to spray him with it to get him off of me. That is legal. Which more less means that is it against the law to protect yourself in this country using a weapon of any kind, which seems stupid. A criminal will always get a weapon if they think that it is needed, so it is unfair that a citizen can get in almost as much trouble with the authorities as the harasser if they are carrying a weapon for protection. ...read more.

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