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United States

6 March 2007

Tribune-Review (Pittsburgh)

Carol Cusmano sat quietly in a back row of a Westmoreland County courtroom last month watching the coroner's inquest into the shooting death of 14-year-old Louis Farrell. It was a case eerily similar to that of her own son, Philip, who died in Rostraver Township more than five years earlier at the hands of a teenage friend who took a gun from an unlocked drawer in his home. "I was told Philip would set a precedent and if it happened again the parent would be held... (

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