Proposed Changes to Tasmanian Gun Laws is a Wish List

The Tasmanian Farmers and Graziers Association will not be disappointed if proposed changes to Tasmania's gun laws are not implemented. http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-04-04/tasmanian-farmers-not-gunning-for-changes-to-firearms-laws/9618526

National Firearms Agreement is Haemorrhaging

The 1996 National Firearms Agreement is being destroyed after a decade of political pressure by the gun lobby. GCA commissioned an independent report into the state of Australia's gun laws. The report has found over 50 breaches of the National Firearms Agreement.  GCA wants the Prime Minister to stop talking about Australia's great gun laws and state talking about how he will stop the wreckage. https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2018/mar/26/australian-gun-control-advocates-call-for-federal-intervention-as-states-bow-to-firearms-lobby   To see full report click here: https://sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2017/10/05/australia-slipping-backwards-on-national-firearms-agreement.html    

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Proposed Changes to Tasmanian Gun Laws is a Wish List

The Tasmanian Farmers and Graziers Association will not be disappointed if proposed changes to Tasmania's gun laws are not implemented. http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-04-04/tasmanian-farmers-not-gunning-for-changes-to-firearms-laws/9618526

The Tasmanian Farmers and Graziers Association will not be disappointed if proposed changes to Tasmania's gun laws are not implemented.

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-04-04/tasmanian-farmers-not-gunning-for-changes-to-firearms-laws/9618526


National Firearms Agreement is Haemorrhaging

The 1996 National Firearms Agreement is being destroyed after a decade of political pressure by the gun lobby. GCA commissioned an independent report into the state of Australia's gun laws. The report has found over 50 breaches of the National Firearms Agreement.  GCA wants the Prime Minister to ...

The 1996 National Firearms Agreement is being destroyed after a decade of political pressure by the gun lobby.

GCA commissioned an independent report into the state of Australia's gun laws. The report has found over 50 breaches of the National Firearms Agreement. 

GCA wants the Prime Minister to stop talking about Australia's great gun laws and state talking about how he will stop the wreckage.

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2018/mar/26/australian-gun-control-advocates-call-for-federal-intervention-as-states-bow-to-firearms-lobby

 

To see full report click here:

https://sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2017/10/05/australia-slipping-backwards-on-national-firearms-agreement.html

 

 


'NRA inspired' firearms lobby targeting Australia

Former deputy PM warns of 'pushback' against Australia's gun laws. https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2018/mar/18/tim-fischer-warns-nra-inspired-firearms-lobby-targeting-australias-gun-laws


Bill Shorten Tweets Support for Gun Control

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Peter Dutton does deals with the gun lobby

The Hon. Peter Dutton has met with the Shooting Industry Foundation of Australia (SIFA) and Rob Nioa about establishing another Firearms Advisory Council.    https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2018/mar/15/peter-dutton-considering-request-for-gun-importers-to-review-rule-changes

The Hon. Peter Dutton has met with the Shooting Industry Foundation of Australia (SIFA) and Rob Nioa about establishing another Firearms Advisory Council. 

 

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2018/mar/15/peter-dutton-considering-request-for-gun-importers-to-review-rule-changes


Florida Changes Its Gun Laws

The US state of Florida has passed new gun laws. It will be the first successful gun control measure in Florida in more than 20 years. But not all the changes are positive. The law allows for teachers to carry firearms and it doesn't ban assault rifles.   https://www.smh.com.au/world/north-americ...

The US state of Florida has passed new gun laws. It will be the first successful gun control measure in Florida in more than 20 years. But not all the changes are positive. The law allows for teachers to carry firearms and it doesn't ban assault rifles.

 

https://www.smh.com.au/world/north-america/courageous-florida-passes-gun-reform-bill-three-weeks-after-massacre-20180309-p4z3j5.html


Sydney Says #Never Again - to gun violence

Sydney Says #Never Again    https://www.facebook.com/events/617660178626217/ Gun Control Australia is co-hosting - Sydney Says #Never Again - to gun violence event   It's to stand in solidarity with the action being organised with students in America against gun violence and school shooting: http...

Sydney Says #Never Again 

 

https://www.facebook.com/events/617660178626217/

Gun Control Australia is co-hosting - Sydney Says #Never Again - to gun violence event

 

It's to stand in solidarity with the action being organised with students in America against gun violence and school shooting: https://twitter.com/AMarch4OurLives

Please share event one Facebook, Twitter!

See you there!

 


Gun lobby donations to political parties

The gun lobby has been donating large amounts of money to right wing political parties.   Click here to read story: https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2018/mar/07/australian-gun-lobby-donations-rightwing-minor-parties-weaken-reforms-control

The gun lobby has been donating large amounts of money to right wing political parties.

 

Click here to read story: https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2018/mar/07/australian-gun-lobby-donations-rightwing-minor-parties-weaken-reforms-control


Trump Urged to Take Lead on Gun Control

Senators are urging Trump to take a lead on the gun control debate. https://www.washingtonpost.com/powerpost/senators-urge-trump-to-take-the-lead-on-gun-control-efforts/2018/03/04/7923f788-1fcf-11e8-94da-ebf9d112159c_story.html?utm_term=.adf256a77a9f


Australia's gun laws are a beacon of hope

  Gun Control Australia is calling on Tasmania to stand up for strong gun laws. https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2018/mar/02/tasmanians-should-show-liberals-gun-control-and-votes-dont-mix

 

Gun Control Australia is calling on Tasmania to stand up for strong gun laws.

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2018/mar/02/tasmanians-should-show-liberals-gun-control-and-votes-dont-mix