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NEW HIGH RIVER ACCESS TO INFORMATION ACT REQUESTS FILED

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Wednesday, April 9, 2014
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NEW HIGH RIVER ACCESS TO INFORMATION ACT REQUESTS FILED

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Eighth Letter to RCMP Public Complaints Commissioner - March 24 2014

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Monday, March 24, 2014
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March 24, 2014
Airdrie, Alberta

Mr. Ian McPhail, Q.C., Interim Chair
Commission for Public Complaints Against the RCMP
National Intake Office
P.O. Box 88689,
Surrey, BC VEW 0X1

Dear Mr. McPhail:

RE: RCMP ATIP DOCUMENTS RAISE MORE QUESTIONS THAN THEY ANSWER

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Swiss Arms/CZ 858 Amnesty Document

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Monday, March 24, 2014
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Swiss Arms/CZ 858 Amnesty Document

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Two Year Amnesty Fails to Address Problem with Law

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Thursday, March 20, 2014
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Two Year Amnesty Fails to Address Problem with Law

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NFA Postcard

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Wednesday, March 12, 2014
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NFA Postcard
No postage required. Simply print this page, sign, fold on dotted lines, tape shut and mail

Complaint to Information Commissioner - High River General Warrant

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Wednesday, March 5, 2014
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Airdrie, Alberta
March 5, 2014 MY FILE: 053
Ms. Suzanne Legault The Information Commissioner of Canada Place de Ville, Tower B 112 Kent Street, 7th Floor Ottawa, Ontario K1A 1H3


Dear Ms. Legault:

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GOVERNMENT TO INTRODUCE AMNESTY FOR SWISS ARMS RIFLES, OTHERS

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Monday, March 3, 2014
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GOVERNMENT TO INTRODUCE AMNESTY FOR SWISS ARMS RIFLES, OTHERS

Minister of Public Safety Steven Blaney has announced an amnesty for owners of prohibited Swiss Arms (SAN) and post 2007 import CZ 858 Rifles.

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Complaint to Information Commissioner - RCMP Cover-up in High River?

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Saturday, March 1, 2014
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Airdrie, Alberta

March 1, 2014

Ms. Suzanne Legault The Information Commissioner of Canada Place de Ville, Tower B 112 Kent Street, 7th Floor Ottawa, Ontario K1A 1H3

Dear Ms. Legault:

Re: COMPLAINT #1 - RCMP HIGH RIVER FILE: A-2013-04640

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Canada’s National Firearms Association Special Advisory

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Saturday, March 1, 2014
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There has been much controversy over the recent move to progressively reclassify firearms.

The firearms affected by the latest reclassification effort are:

Both restricted and non-restricted versions of the Swiss Arms (SAN):

FRT# 118907 Blue Star

FRT# 119587 Black Special

FRT# 129006 Black Special Carbine

FRT# 119482 Classic Green

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Homeowner shoots burglar, KSBW, Santa Cruz, Calif. 04/14/14, KION, Monterey, Calif. 04/14/14

A homeowner was asleep at home in Salinas, Calif. when he was awakened to a noise coming from outside the home. The homeowner then spotted someone near his garage. After arming himself, the homeowner went to the garage to investigate and found a burglar. The homeowner shot the burglar, who was then transported to a local hospital.

According to news outlet KSBW, police told reporters that “it appears the homeowner was protecting life and property and was in his legal right to use deadly force.” 

Bloomberg plans a $50 million challenge to the NRA

Michael R. Bloomberg, making his first major political investment since leaving office, plans to spend $50 million this year building a nationwide grass-roots network to motivate voters who feel strongly about curbing gun violence, an organization he hopes can eventually outmuscle the National Rifle Association.

New York gun owners face ‘SAFE Act’ registration deadline

New York gun owners who possess firearms classified as assault weapons under a new state law have until the end of Tuesday to register their guns — or face potential criminal charges.The requirement is part of a provision of New York’s so-called SAFE Act, the package of tighter gun restrictions signed into law in Albany months after the Sandy Hook school massacre. The law broadened the state’s “assault weapons” ban to cover more kinds of semiautomatic weapons.

4 pro-gun bills get initial nod in Arizona Senate

The Arizona Senate on Tuesday gave initial approval to four major pro-gun bills that Republicans said are necessary to protect 2nd Amendment rights.

Mexico sets date for vigilantes to register guns

The Mexican government says vigilante groups in the western state of Michoacan will have until May 10 to register their guns and decide whether to join the army's "rural defense corps."

NRA's Annual Meetings & Exhibits 2014: Stand and Fight

Fairfax, Va. – The National Rifle Association (NRA) Annual Meetings and Exhibits sponsored by MidwayUSA will be held at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, Indiana from April 25-27, 2014.

Tennessee: House Subcommittee Chairman Removes Park Carry Bill from Schedule

Last night, House Bill 1407, sponsored by state Representative Tilman Goins (R-10), was removed from the hearing notice in the House Finance, Ways and Means Subcommittee.  Please contact Chairman Mike Harrison immediately and urge him to return HB 1407 on his subcommittee calendar.

Jewelry store owner fells robber, The San Francisco Chronicle, San Francisco, Calif. 04/12/14, The San Jose Mercury News, San Jose, Calif. 04/11/14

A group of masked and armed men entered Hardy Nix Jewelers in Antioch, Calif. and attempted to rob the store. The store’s owner responded by obtaining a gun and exchanging gunfire with the criminals, striking and killing one, and causing the others to flee.

One customer was wounded during the incident, but her injuries are described as non-life-threatening. 

Pennsylvania: Firearms Preemption Bill Still Stalled in House, Your Immediate Help Needed

Another week has gone by and the Pennsylvania House of Representatives has still not acted on House Bill 2011, critical firearms preemption legislation needed to provide consistency of Pennsylvania’s firearm and ammunition laws throughout the state.  Your immediate help is needed to ensure this bill gets a vote on the House floor.

Connecticut not yet ready to enforce gun law

More than a year has passed since Connecticut enacted tighter firearm restrictions following the 2012 school shooting in Newtown, Conn. But authorities there still have no immediate plans to enforce one of its key components, reports the Record-Journal.
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