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United States

15 April 2004

Detroit Free Press

Guns are everywhere in Detroit. And it seem the city's worst-kept secret is that virtually everyone knows how they get here. Of the 114 homicides that have taken place in Detroit this year, almost 90 percent involved a gun. Despite recent citywide prayer vigils, public appeals by police and politicians to end gun violence, and Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick's multi-agency task force charged with getting wanted felons off the streets, guns continue to kill and injure... (

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