GOODALE OPPOSES NEW LAW REQUIRING 422,887 CONVICTED CRIMINALS, PROHIBITED FROM OWNING FIREARMS BY THE COURTS TO REPORT THEIR CURRENT ADDRESSES TO POLICE – “With respect to the recommendation that individuals who are subject to a weapons prohibition order be required to report any change of address, the criminal justice system does not generally keep track of a person who is not serving a sentence.” Liberal Government response to Firearms Petition e-1605 – November 5, 2018

PUBLIC SAFETY: NO RECORDS ON 422,887 CONVICTED CRIMINALS PROHIBITED FROM OWNING GUNS BY THE COURTS – Response to Access to Information Act request dated October 25, 2018. Public Safety ATIP file A-2018-00216 received Oct 31, 2018 by Dennis R. Young


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Terrance Owen
Terrance Owen
5 years ago

This is the e-mail I am sending to the the Honourable Messrs. Goodale, Blair and Trudeau and my local MP for North Vancouver, Terry Beech. “Honourable Gentlemen: I find it hard to believe that it is acceptable for your government to require 2 Million law-abiding gun owners to notify the authorities of changes of address but can’t be bothered to do the same for many fewer convicted criminals who are far more likely to commit a crime. What is the “evidence-based” logic of that decision? Meanwhile, Bill C-71 proposes to greatly increase the administrative burden on gun owners and the… Read more »

5 years ago

I thought I read that incorrectly. Will somebody explain the reason behind it?

5 years ago

But he wants lifetime background checks for licensed gun owners.

5 years ago
Reply to  Randy

That have never committed any crime.

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