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17 July 2005

Ogden Standard-Examiner (Utah)

Consider the 13-year-old boy. He's too young to drive, too young to date, too young to be out after curfew. Too young to be playing with guns? One would assume, but 13-year-olds have an amazing ability to confound assumptions. One 13-year-old, having played with a gun, is sitting in the Farmington Bay Youth Correctional Facility. Last week, that boy, for fun, picked up a pistol, put a bullet in it, pointed it at himself and pulled the trigger. Then he pointed it at... (

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