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Columbus Journal

Morning Minute: AG Schimel on Solving Gun Violence
Columbus Journal
"We are not going to give in to those demands to make it harder for law abiding gun owners to exercise their second amendment rights...we're gonna find the people that are using guns to commit crimes and lock them up. That's how you solve the gun ...

Friday, May 20, 2016 - 10:13

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Miami students strive to stop gun violence through music
7Online WSVN-TV
MIAMI (WSVN) - A group of Miami students is looking to start a movement using their voices to put a stop to gun violence in their community. The group is collaborating with a Miami-based non-profit organization The Motivational Edge to pay tribute to ...

Friday, May 20, 2016 - 09:56

cleveland.com

Out-of-control Cleveland gun violence needs a cure from 'violence interrupters': Zack Reed (Opinion)
cleveland.com
We are witnessing an epidemic of gun violence in our city, and despite Cleveland's progress as a comeback city in recent years, this trigger-happy madness continues to persist and grow. We must treat this scourge on our community as a public health ...

Friday, May 20, 2016 - 06:02

Police Respond to Rise of Gun Violence in North Minneapolis
KSTP.com
Law enforcement officers face the possibility of danger every day no matter where they serve. Many say they're doing so with unprecedented hostility. In North Minneapolis, shootings are on the rise so more officers from other areas of the city are on ...

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Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 23:43

CIproud.com

Shooting Victim Speaks Out Against Gun Violence
CIproud.com
It's a powerful message from a mother to her son. "They don't realize that it hurts us the most." It's also a message meant for the masses. "I sold all the drugs. I've been shot and stabbed. I'm a gang member. What more do you want? I'm your example," ...

Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 22:45

The Courier-Journal

Gun violence video to be shown Saturday
The Courier-Journal
The Kentucky chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America is helping host an event on gun violence Saturday at Spalding University in Louisville. Planned in conjunction with the National Rifle Association convention in Louisville this weekend ...

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Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 16:03

KTRK-TV

Program takes students inside hospital, morgue to show dangers of gun violence
KTRK-TV
A new program is giving students a serious reality check when it comes to gun violence. The program is called "It Starts Here" and involves middle school and high school students visiting a hospital to hear from victims of gun violence, and it also ...
New York Students Learn About Gun Violence by Visiting MorgueABC News
Brooklyn Students Visit Morgue, Face Realities of Gun ViolenceBrooklyn Reader

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Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 14:41

New York Times (blog)

How Doctors Can Fight Gun Violence
New York Times (blog)
But firearm screening may also be appropriate for patients with certain risk factors for gun violence, like alcohol abuse or a history of violent acts, and for children and older people with cognitive impairments. A doctor can teach patients about safe ...

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Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 13:17

Slate Magazine

The NRA Convention Is in Louisville, Kentucky, Where More Than 100 People Have Been Shot This Year
Slate Magazine
In the wake of a triple homicide at a single intersection in 2012, Fischer's office created the Office of Safe and Healthy Neighborhoods, designed to reduce violent deaths by homicide, suicide, and overdose. Suicide in Louisville typically outpaces ...

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Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 11:38

ABC News

Brooklyn Students Learn About Gun Violence by Visiting Morgue
ABC News
And it hurt him about talking. Here they are walking into the morgue fifty east Brooklyn students were invited to brookdale university medical center. For a two hour crash course on the dangers of guns every 36 hours this hospital sees a victim of gun ...

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Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 11:04