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University looks at gun violence as public health issue
Washington Times
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch (http://bit.ly/1zUBWhR ) reports that the university this week launched a program, “Gun Violence: A Public Health Imperative.” The idea is to look at gun violence as a public health crisis, and the goal is to generate new ...

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Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 13:50

ABC News

Portraits of Victims of Gun Violence
ABC News
Kathy Shorr's, "SHOT" is a photography series documenting people across the US affected by gun violence. The project aims to capture 100 people from a range of ethnic, political and socio-economic backgrounds who were injured in both high and low ...

Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 05:55

KSHB

Coalition to Stop Gun Violence asks Americans to 'Avoid Kansas' over gun laws
KSHB
A campaign to highlight Kansas' new gun laws is drawing a heated debate on Facebook. The Coalition to Stop Gun Violence posted a picture on its Facebook page saying “Avoid Kansas” with the caption “Traveling in the U.S. this summer? Here's one state ...

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Friday, April 24, 2015 - 19:49

KMOV.com

Group in St. Louis helping families affected by gun violence
KMOV.com
(KMOV.com) – Several families who lost loved ones to gun violence formed a support group called Parents of Murdered Children, which helps out other families going through the same thing. MOREAdditional LinksPoll. For more information on Parents of ...

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Friday, April 24, 2015 - 19:11

Huffington Post

Shooting Victims' Clothes Displayed As Art Activism To Help Get Guns Off Streets
Huffington Post
The mannequin was one of eight erected in an art installation created by the Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence, an advocacy group that's working to get illegal guns off the streets. The group's “Unforgotten” campaign, which will travel ...

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Friday, April 24, 2015 - 15:48

Business Insider

A breakdown of the $229 billion gun violence tab that American taxpayers are ...
Business Insider
A breakdown of the $229 billion gun violence tab that American taxpayers are paying every year. Natasha Bertrand. Apr. 24, 2015, 12:00 PM; 1,663; 70 · facebook · linkedin · twitter; email; print. NRA guns APIn this Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013 file photo ...

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Friday, April 24, 2015 - 12:02

NOLA.com

The intolerable cost of America's gun violence: Robert Mann
NOLA.com
According to a recent analysis of data obtained from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, no state has a higher gun violence rate than Louisiana. The Violence Policy Center examined ...
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Friday, April 24, 2015 - 09:35

Pekin Daily Times

Downen: The real cost of America's gun violence problem
Pekin Daily Times
It's a sad day in America when we're forced to analyze issues as harrowing as gun violence through the scope of numbers and figures, but if our nation's current trajectory on solving such problems is indicative of anything, it's that real, actual ...

Friday, April 24, 2015 - 09:19

Downen: The real cost of America's gun violence problem
Pekin Daily Times
It's a sad day in America when we're forced to analyze issues as harrowing as gun violence through the scope of numbers and figures, but if our nation's current trajectory on solving such problems is indicative of anything, it's that real, actual ...

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Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 23:35

fox6now.com

“To reduce gun violence:” Lawmakers to introduce bill requiring background ...
fox6now.com
This Legislature has done practically nothing to reduce gun violence,” Berceau said. “Right now, law-abiding citizens who want to buy a handgun undergo a background check, but criminals can get a free pass by going to the Internet where no background ...

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Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 19:40