TITLE

The politics of bloodshed

AUTHOR(S)
Collins, Jerry
PUB. DATE
April 1996
SOURCE
Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;4/22/96, Vol. 23 Issue 19, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Considers the debate in Canada concerning gun control, in the wake of a 1996 mass murder in Vernon, British Columbia. Mark Vijay Chahal's murder of his estranged wife and members of her family; Politicians' use of the incident to bolster their case against private gun ownership; Gun owners' belief that these charges are hypocritical.
ACCESSION #
9605167650

 

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