The Heat: New Zealand gun laws

The Heat

New Zealand lawmakers are continuing to debate a gun reform bill, banning military-style assault rifles.

It’s expected to become law, as soon as this week. Meanwhile, a city and nation continues to heal. The Heat’s Anand Naidoo spoke with the Mayor of Christchurch, Lianne Dalziel. 

To discuss: 

  • Mustenser Qamar is an Imam and Minister of Religion with the Worldwide Ahmadiyya Muslim Community of New Zealand.
  • Bassima Alghussein is a political analyst and former Obama White House adviser.
  • Samara McPhedran is the director of Griffith University’s Homicide Research Unit.

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