12 Apr , 2019

Toronto Police Association says that national handgun ban won’t stop criminals from getting guns

With Canada government considering a ban on handguns, the Toronto Police Association has spoken out against the ban.

“There’s no way in my world or any world I know that this would have an impact on somebody who’s going to go out and buy an illegal gun and use it to kill another person or shoot another person,” Mike McCormack, the president of the Toronto Police Association, said Friday.

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20 Dec , 2018

On National Post Radio in Canada to talk about Canada’s possible ban on handguns

Dr. John Lott was on Canada’s National Post Radio, Sirius 167, to discuss Canada’s possible ban on handguns. Lott was discussing the recent piece he had published in the National Post.

(Wednesday, December 19, 2018, from 8:32 to 8:45 AM)

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17 Sep , 2016

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CPRC on the Canadian Broadcasting Company News Network: Explaining the hypocrisy of politicians who want armed body guards but who want laws that disarm the citizens most likely to be victims of violent crime

On Saturday, Canadians saw a different view on guns from what they are normally given.  For about 8 minutes, Dr. John Lott was interviewed by Carole MacNeil about Donald Trump’s comments regarding Hillary Clinton understanding the benefit of armed bodyguards for herself but not for general citizens.  He also talked about some of his research in his new book, The War on Guns.  …

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