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Switzerland's gun laws came into sharp focus again this week after a young militiaman shot and killed his girlfriend with his army service rifle. Later, a man died from his injuries after a shooting incident at a Geneva shopping centre.

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Old 10.11.2011, 12:04
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Re: Does Switzerland need to tighten its gun laws?

Most definitely. I'm tired of grannies leaving their assault rifles on train seats and people letting their assault rifles with grenade launchers run around leashless. Oh, sure...you say he's just being friendly but how can I be sure he won't shoot me in the leg?
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Old 10.11.2011, 12:10
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Re: Does Switzerland need to tighten its gun laws?

Hey, why don't we have a referendum about this?

Oh wait, we did. In February 2011.

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Old 10.11.2011, 12:14
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Switzerland's gun laws came into sharp focus again this week after a young militiaman shot and killed his girlfriend with his army service rifle. Later, a man died from his injuries after a shooting incident at a Geneva shopping centre.

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I dont know what do you think?
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Old 10.11.2011, 12:17
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Re: Does Switzerland need to tighten its gun laws?

Less guns more cheese!
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Old 10.11.2011, 12:18
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IT doesn't think.
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Re: Does Switzerland need to tighten its gun laws?

"a young militiaman" surely a Swiss male below the age of 35? Ed. Oh, The Lolcat doesn't have an "Ed." ...

Also, as Assassin said, the Swiss have been asked what they think - in a referendum, not by The Lolcat.
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Re: Does Switzerland need to tighten its gun laws?

Isn't it confusing to see that swiss army guns make more victims in peacetime than in wartime...
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Isn't it confusing to see that swiss army guns make more victims in peacetime than in wartime...
Not really, seeing as they haven't had a war...
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True. Let's attack Bavaria, they've got great beer!
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Isn't it confusing to see that swiss army guns make more victims in peacetime than in wartime...
One purpose of guns is to make/maintain 'peacetime'. Be happy that it works so well.
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