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United States

4 April 2002

Sacramento Bee (California)

Twelve-year-old Justin Kosinski of Foresthill knew all about gun safety, his father said. Justin had taken a hunters-training course and he had his own weapon, but he kept it locked up and unloaded, said John Kosinski. "He knew that you don't play with guns," Kosinski said. But Justin's knowledge about gun safety couldn't save his life Friday, when a teenage boy allegedly brandished a gun that discharged, fatally wounding Justin. "This never should have happened,"... (

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