Canadian gun control backers: Opposition must unite to save gun registry-
Published 02/26/2010, Grand Forks Herald
Gun-control advocates are pleading with the opposition parties to stand united when Parliament reopens, and save the gun registry. The call came today in Montreal from a coalition that included police, women’s groups, and a survivor of the 1989 Polytechnique massacre. They said they hold no hope of persuading the governing Conservatives to back down from a move to end the registry, which was set up in the wake of the massacre.Word count: 163
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