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Man kills 2 in Philippine courtroom

MANILA — A Canadian man opened fire Tuesday in a central Philippine courtroom, killing two people and wounding another before he was shot by a police officer.

The incident marks the latest in a series of high-profile shootings in the Philippines that have prompted calls for greater controls on gun ownership.

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