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Chicago 14-Year-Old Shoots Himself With Gun Dad Gave Him for Christmas
Society & Culture  (tags: Guns, gun control, children, abuse, Americans, safety, sadness, news, media, crime, society )

Carrie
- 78 days ago - rawstory.com
A Chicago father has been charged after his son accidentally shot himself with a gun that he was given as a Christmas present. Jason Leavitt, the 14-year-old boy shot himself in the leg on Jan. 6. However, police did not reveal the shooting to the...
Statement Released By Shooting Suspect's Family
Society & Culture  (tags: children, crime, news, sadness, guns, gun control, society, violence, law, family )

Carrie
- 90 days ago - krqe.com
We love our young son and grandson dearly as does everyone in his extended family. His whole family is heart broken as are many others in our tight-knit community in Roswell. This is a community that takes care of each other and loves each other.
12-Year-Old Planned Roswell Shooting (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Roswell NM, guns, gun control, children, violence, crime, safety, society, police )

Carrie
- 90 days ago - krqe.com
Police now say the believe the suspect in the Berrendo Middle School shooting planned the attack.
POLICE: NM SCHOOL SHOOTER IS 12-YEAR-OLD BOY (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Roswell NM, school shooting, gun control, children, crime, violence, safety, ethics, family, society, americans )

Carrie
- 90 days ago - cbsnews.com
The Albuquerque Journal said the boy was taken to a psychiatric hospital after a briefing hearing Tuesday afternoon, but Kassetas would say only that the boy was in state police custody. Albuquerque lawyer Robert Gorence said he was representing the...
Student Opened Fire in Roswell School Gym
Society & Culture  (tags: guns, gun control, children, crime, society, ethics, family, freedoms, safety, violence, rights, sadness, politics )

Carrie
- 91 days ago - krqe.com
The city of Roswell has become the scene of the nation's latest school shooting. Two students are injured, a suspect is in custody and the entire town in shock. The call came in just after 8 a.m. Tuesday.
Missouri House Speaker's Aide Leaves Chambered Gun in Capitol Bathroom (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, guns, gun control, society, safety, ethics, politics, government, law )

Carrie
- 204 days ago - rawstory.com
Lisa Bondurant, a secretary for Jones, contacted police to inform them that legislative assistant Dave Evans had returned to the restroom to retrieve his firearm and discovered that it was missing.
NBC Host Confronts LaPierre's Call for More 'Good Guys With Guns': 'Where Does It Stop?' (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Meet The Press, Daivid Gregory, Wayne LaPierre, gun rights, gun control, ethics, dishonesty, violence, death, murder, news, government, politics, society, safety )

Carrie
- 206 days ago - rawstory.com
NBC host David Gregory on Sunday asked National Rifle Association (NRA) CEO Wayne LaPierre how many guns would be enough after the lobbyist called for more armed guards in response to last week's shooting at the Washington Navy Yard -- just as he had done
Fox News' Hasselbeck: Navy Yard Shooting Shows Need for Video Game Registry, Not Gun Control (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Elizabeth Hasselbeck, FOX, guns, gun control, video games, media, ethics, crime, death, dishonesty, news, safety, violence, politics )

Carrie
- 211 days ago - rawstory.com
New Fox & Friends host Elisabeth Hasselbeck on Tuesday suggested that "the left" was trying to make Monday's mass shooting at the Washington Navy Yard about "gun control," when what the country really needed was a registry to track video game purchases.
There Will Be Another Mass Shooting. This Is What the Data Tell Us About It
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, mass shootings, gun control, gun violence, society, safety, sadness, death, murder, government, abuse, politics )

Carrie
- 211 days ago - theatlanticwire.com
The next mass shooting will take place on February 12, 2014, in Spokane, Washington. It will be committed by an emotionally disturbed, 38 year-old white man who will kill seven people and wound six more at a place he used to work using a semi-automatic...
Father Tells 6-Year-Old With 3 Years of Gun Training to Lie After Shooting Sister in Face (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, gun violence, gun control, lies, violence, family, children, law, ethics, society, corruption, crime, safety, news )

Carrie
- 211 days ago - rawstory.com
In late August, WKBT reported that Jackson County Sheriff's deputies were called to a home in the Town of Alma, where the 4-year-old girl had been struck in the side of the head with a shotgun blast.
The Same Type Of Gun Was Used In The Navy Yard Shooting, Sandy Hook, And The Aurora Shooting
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, NRA, crime, gun control, gun laws, sadness, ethics, death, murder, government, politics, humans, safety, society, law, violence, news )

Carrie
- 211 days ago - buzzfeed.com
This is an AR-15-style semi-automatic assault weapon. Currently there are no federal restrictions on owning one. Since 2012, the AR-15-style assault rifle has been involved in seven different large-scale shootings.
Child Shoots Herself at Yellowstone After Congress Legalizes Guns at Parks
Society & Culture  (tags: gun control, Americans, National Parks, death, child, humans, news, sadness, society, law, government, ethics, politics, safety )

Carrie
- 220 days ago - rawstory.com
According to a statement from the National Park Service, a woman called 911 on Saturday morning and told dispatchers that her daughter had shot herself with a handgun at the Grant Village Campground.
The Big Sandy Machine Gun Shoot (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: gun control, Americans, Arizona, machine guns, ethics, culture, safety, violence, sadness, politics, government, law, society )

Carrie
- 260 days ago - slate.com
As gun control debates wax and wane, and despite the fact that machine guns are already subjected to some of the strictest gun control measures advocates could hope for, there's been little scrutiny of the machine gun community to see just how well gun...
George Zimmerman Will Get His Gun Back, Mark O'Mara Says He Needs It 'Even More' Than Before (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Zimmerman, violence, gins, gun control, abuse, society, crime, children, safety, sadness )

Carrie
- 275 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
George Zimmerman will get his gun back following his acquittal in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin -- and his attorney believes he needs it "even more" than before.
TAKE ACTION: TELL YOUR CONGRESSMAN: PROTECT CHILDREN, NOT GUNS
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, government, gun control, violence )

Beverly
- 331 days ago - secure.childrensdefense.org
Urge them to support legislation that requires common sense gun safety requirements.
 

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