Ontario’s Ford Rejects Gun Ban as Toronto Expects Confiscation

TheGunBlog.ca — Ontario Premier Doug Ford today became the first political leader in Canada to oppose Toronto City Council’s moves to confiscate guns from lawful, licensed, legitimate gun owners.

Separately, a spokesperson for the mayor said the city’s “expectation” is that confiscating firearms from sport shooters will make the sale of ammunition to murderers “moot.” Following is a round up of comments from today.

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John Tory Asks for Gun Bans or ‘Repositories’ Across Canada

City TV News Gun Advocate Challenges Tory

TheGunBlog.ca Editor Nicolas Johnson speaks with CityNews Toronto via Skype on 06 Aug 2018.

TheGunBlog.ca — Toronto Mayor John Tory officially asked Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to ban and confiscate all handguns and all semi-automatic rifles and shotguns from all federally licensed gun owners across the country.

In case a handgun ban fails, Tory requested new federal laws to “create gun repositories” where licensed firearm owners across the country would be forced to store all their rifles, shotguns, pistols and revolvers.

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Toronto Asks Feds for Canada-Wide Ban on Handguns, Semi-Autos

2018-07-24 - Kristyn Wong-Tam Gun Ban

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TheGunBlog.ca — Toronto City Council passed a motion last night asking the federal government to ban the civilian ownership of handguns and semi-automatic firearms in Canada, seeking to confiscate the property of responsible citizens and disarm men and women it views as criminals.

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