Liberals, Tories quarrel over scope of proposed assault-style firearm definition - National | Globalnews.ca

Liberals, Tories quarrel over scope of proposed assault-style firearm definition - National | Globalnews.ca

The Liberals say their proposed definition of a prohibited assault-style firearm applies only to guns that belong on the battlefield. But Conservative MPs continued to insist Thursday the federal move would outlaw large numbers of ordinary hunting rifles and shotguns. Read more: Gun control advocates say Canadians must choose between hobbies and children’s lives The Liberal government wants to include an evergreen definition of a prohibited assault-style firearm in gun-control legislation being studied by the House of Commons public safety …