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Police: Baby Shot In Head In Apparent Road Rage Case

SEATTLE (AP) — A 1-year-old girl was shot in the head and critically wounded as she sat in a car with her parents in what suburban Seattle police describe as an apparent case of road rage. 183 more words


Top court's quotes on gun-crime sentences

OTTAWA – The Supreme Court of Canada has struck down a law imposing mandatory minimum sentences for certain gun crimes. Here are some quotes from the majority ruling from Chief Justice Beverley McLachlin, and the dissenting opinion by Justice Michael Moldaver. 316 more words


Work in Progress Blog Hop

I was nominated for the Work in Progress Blog Hop by the lovely Georgia Rose who blogs at Georgia Rose Books. Georgia is a prolific blogger who reviews books on behalf of Rosie’s Book Review Team. 811 more words

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Navajo Nation Gun Crime on the rise?

ARIZONA – Navajo Nation laws seem to have no effect on the rise of gun crime on the largest Native American tribe in the U.S. 60 more words


Bring back Public Information Films!

We’ve seen them all before: those eerie government commissioned short films which leave a lasting scare on childhood. For decades they’ve been warning us about driving safely, not talking to strangers and checking our smoke alarms, but of late they appear to have disappeared off our screens altogether. 1,433 more words

Census Bureau Guard Dies After Shooting in Maryland

An armed man kidnapped a woman, shot a Census Bureau guard and led police on a car chase through Maryland and Washington, D.C., on Thursday before authorities cornered him in an exchange of gunfire that left the suspect and a police officer wounded, authorities said. 253 more words

Walter Scott shooting: Why did a broken taillight end in murder?

Originally published here: Walter Scott shooting: Why did a broken taillight end in murder?

On Tuesday April 7, South Carolina police officer Michael Slager was charged with the murder of Walter Scott. 527 more words