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Toy gun buy-back scheme?

Posted by: 2UE | 18 December, 2012 - 8:29 AM
Calls for a toy gun call back scheme?

A Facebook page has been set up by an Adelaide mother to organize a toy gun buy-back scheme. Is it an overreaction? Stuart Bocking looks at boys being boys, and if we can stop children playing with toy guns.

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An Adelaide mother has had a sometimes-angry reaction to her idea of a toy-gun buy-back in the wake of the latest US shooting.

Sam Paior offered her children $5 to hand-in some of their toy guns, and is urging other parents to follow.

Sam says there's been a mixed reaction.


PC brigade hitting our schools?

Should tougher security be introducing into Sydney schools?

Some students at school are being instructed not to say no when asked to play in a bid to stop bullying. Are we stifling freedom of choice? Luke Bona on helicopter management now moving into our schools.

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Roads Minister Duncan Gay on changes ahead to Sydney roads

The road toll looks set to top last year's figure, and it has been revealed that nearly 1 in 5 federal roads are rated as "high risk". Tim & Tracey look at the problematic roads that need urgent attention.

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