GPs decide not to countersign applications for gun licencesBMJ 1996; 312 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.312.7034.844a (Published 30 March 1996) Cite this as: BMJ 1996;312:844
- Geraldine Badger,
- Neil Crichton,
- Andrew Negus,
- Colin Judge,
- Romilly Rees
EDITOR,—In the wake of the atrocity in Dunblane, in which many young children were killed and injured by a man who entered their school with a gun,1 as a practice we have decided not to act as countersignatories to any application for a gun licence until a satisfactory legislative review has taken place. We hope that colleagues in the profession will consider doing the same.
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