TITLE

Why doesn't Toronto Council Get it?

PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Ontario Out of Doors;Dec2008, Vol. 40 Issue 10, special section p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the campaign by City of Toronto in Ontario against legal, law-abiding firearms owners and businesses in the mistaken belief that it will have an impact on gun crime in Toronto. In an appeal before the Toronto City Council Planning and Growth Management Committee, Ontario Federation of Anglers and Hunters (OFAH) and others from the firearms community spoke about a proposed amendment to the zoning bylaw, targeting ranges and firearms-related businesses in Toronto.
ACCESSION #
36196110

 

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