Canada: National gun owner database lives on despite registry repeal, angering some

Posted on October 23, 2012

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Seven months after the federal long gun registry was repealed in every province but Quebec, a small but vocal faction of gun owners is feeling deeply betrayed by the Conservative government.
A registry of gun owners -- if not their specific weapons -- remains in force under federal licensing provisions that were part of the same 1995 Liberal gun control bill so loathed by the gun lobby. It's a reality to which some sport shooting enthusiasts are just waking up.

Read the article: The Canadian Press

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