John Howard reflects on gun law reform 20 years after Port Arthur

By Georgie Burgess
Updated April 27 2016 - 9:51pm, first published 9:00pm
REFLECTION: Former prime minister John Howard acted on gun law reform almost immediately after the massacre. Picture: Nic Walker

JUST hours after John Howard heard that a gunman was on the loose in remote Tasmania he had a phone call with then-premier Tony Rundle about gun law reform.