Is it possible to write a bill that's worse than the First Tarrant Law? Apparently it is. It all goes wrong in the preamble. Owning firearms is a right, and the wording that claims to the contrary cannot change that fact.
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SHOT Expo is New Zealand's premier public expo to showcase everything for the shooting, hunting, fishing, and outdoor trades. The expo is on at the ASB Showgrounds in Auckland on the last weekend of February - Saturday 23rd.
It's not hard to find examples of how pathetic the so-called justice system is. Stuff reports that "a Burmese refugee has escaped punishment for shooting a man who racially abused him and his friends."