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Cop Kills TX College Student at Traffic Stop

Cop Kills TX College Student at Traffic Stop
A beloved Texas college student is dead after an apparent reckless killing by a San Antonio police officer. Early Friday morning, Cpl. Christopher Carter pulled over University of the Incarnate Word senior Robert Cameron Redus. It appears a short struggle occurred between the two. Then, Carter pulled out his gun and "emptied" it into Redus.
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When Men Murder Women in Okla: 97 Percent Knew Victim, 73 Percent Used Guns

When Men Murder Women in Okla: 97 Percent Knew Victim, 73 Percent Used Guns
A report issued this week showed Oklahoma had one of the nation's highest rates of women killed by men, another bad mark for the state, which was recently ranked by one group as one of the worst states for women in the country.
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Gun Homicides Rate Drops to Lowest Since 1993

Gun Homicides Rate Drops to Lowest Since 1993
The Justice study also said that in 2011, about 70 percent of all homicides were committed with a firearm, mainly a handgun.
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Man Attemps to Threaten Wife With Gun, Unintentionally Shoots Himself Instead

Man Attemps to Threaten Wife With Gun, Unintentionally Shoots Himself Instead
A Tennessee man who attempted to pull a gun out during a domestic dispute ended up accidentally shooting himself in the knee.
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Interfaith Groups Generate Movement to End Gun Violence in CA

Interfaith Groups Generate Movement to End Gun Violence in CA
At one point in the service, Bishop Noel Jones asked people to stand up who had been directly impacted by gun violence. The amount of people standing was staggering.
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'Blade Runner' Faces Premeditated Murder Charge in Death of Girlfriend

'Blade Runner' Faces Premeditated Murder Charge in Death of Girlfriend
Oscar Pistorius told a packed courtroom Tuesday that he shot his girlfriend to death by mistake, thinking she was a robber. The prosecutor called it premeditated murder.
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Hartford Gun March and Rally Post-Newtown Shootings, Full Video

Over 5,000 people from all over the state and region came together to demand changes in our gun laws here in Connecticut and across the nation to reduce the gun violence that takes over 30,000 lives in the US each year.
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NJ NRA Opposes Banning People on Terrorist Watch Lists from Having Guns

NJ NRA Opposes Banning People on Terrorist Watch Lists from Having Guns
Groups including the New Jersey Association of Rifle and Pistol Clubs, which touts itself as the "Official NRA state association" are already lining up in opposition to what legislators consider common sense gun violence prevention measures.
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NRA: 'What Would Davy Crockett Say?' Pamphlet Debuts

The pro-gun organization is helping to distribute Koenigs' pamphlet, "What Would Davy Crockett Say?" The controversial piece calls for the liberation of "our home country of Wisconsin."
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Check out the Wacky Pro-Gun Laws Being Pushed in AL

Check out the Wacky Pro-Gun Laws Being Pushed in AL
Thirteen is the number of the Death card in a tarot deck, and 13 is the number of gun bills introduced thus far in Alabama's 2013 session. It's early yet - perhaps more will hit the hopper soon in the mad rush to curry favor (and campaign donations) from the NRA.
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