Canada: The gun registry’s legacy – creating needless paperwork criminals

After the Chretien Liberal government spent years (and billions of tax dollars) trying to make criminals of every hunter, farmer, collector and target shooter with a gun, Canada’s firearms community has every right to worry the Trudeau administration intends to restore the reviled long-gun registry disbanded by the Conservative government more than five years ago. …read more      

Gun buybacks get headlines, but there’s no evidence they reduce crime, researchers say

Gun buybacks have been held in the United States since the early 1990s based on the premise that taking firearms off the street will help make communities safer.Academic research into the subject, however, has found no evidence that these events actually contribute to a reduction in crime. …read more