Alberta UCP leadership hopefuls split on idea of provincial police to replace RCMP

Rebecca Schulz makes a comment during the United Conservative Party of Alberta leadership candidate's debate in Medicine Hat, Alta., Wednesday, July 27, 2022. The seven candidates running to be the next UCP leader and premier are split on whether Alberta should bring in its own provincial police force.(THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh) Rebecca Schulz makes a comment during the United Conservative Party of Alberta leadership candidate's debate in Medicine Hat, Alta., Wednesday, July 27, 2022. The seven candidates running to be the next UCP leader and premier are split on whether Alberta should bring in its own provincial police force.(THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh)

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'I am not a criminal': Habs goalie Carey Price speaks against controversial firearms bill

Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price has taken a stance against Ottawa's controversial Bill C-21, which would refine the definition of prohibited assault-style firearms -- drawing the ire of Canadian hunters who say the definition would outlaw weapons used within their practice. Meanwhile, the Liberals have repeatedly stated their intention is not to go after hunters but to restrict certain firearms designed for the 'battlefield.'