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March 24th, 2015
Episode 127 of 435 episodes
Almost two decades after the Port Arthur massacre in Tasmania a Senate inquiry into gun related violence in Australia is about to be released.With an estimated 10,000 illegal handguns on the black market, is the job of gun law reform started by John Howard as Prime Minister in 1996 done?
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