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# gun-control - Sunday 16 December, 2012

Named: The 27 victims of the Newtown, Connecticut shootings
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# Newtown

Named: The 27 victims of the Newtown, Connecticut shootings

Dec 16th 2012, 7:52 AM 11,904 Views 89 Comments

The names and ages of the victims have been released, as officials say each victim was struck more than once.

# gun-control - Saturday 15 December, 2012

Connecticut school shooter ‘forced his way in’
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# Shooting

Connecticut school shooter ‘forced his way in’

Dec 15th 2012, 3:55 PM 23,625 Views 73 Comments

Candlelit vigils and prayer services for the victims have been held in Newtown Connecticut and in Washington.

Poll: Will tighter gun laws prevent more shootings in the US?
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# Your Say

Poll: Will tighter gun laws prevent more shootings in the US?

Dec 15th 2012, 9:52 AM 9,481 Views 122 Comments

As the world reacts to the latest mass shooting in America, we ask you whether you believe a tightening of America’s gun laws will make any lasting difference?

Sympathy over US school shooting stretches globe
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# Shooting

Sympathy over US school shooting stretches globe

Dec 15th 2012, 8:03 AM 7,735 Views 44 Comments

World leaders have expressed their condolences over the killing and raised questions about America’s lax gun laws.

# gun-control - Wednesday 24 October, 2012

Want to win a gun? Georgia sports store says: 'Just vote'
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# Gun Control

Want to win a gun? Georgia sports store says: 'Just vote'

Oct 24th 2012, 10:00 PM 7,432 Views 43 Comments

A store near Atlanta has raised legal eyebrows – because its promotion could be seen as an enticement to vote.

# gun-control - Monday 6 August, 2012

Sikhs express shock after six killed in shooting at Wisconsin temple
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# Temple Shooting

Sikhs express shock after six killed in shooting at Wisconsin temple

Aug 6th 2012, 10:37 AM 3,793 Views 7 Comments

Sikh leaders have suggested that American Muslims may have been the intended target of the mass shooting.

# gun-control - Sunday 11 September, 2011

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
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From The Daily Edge
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Sep 11th 2011, 11:01 AM 65 Views 4 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the globe.