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4 March 2007

Washington Post, Opinion

After reading "My Boys Like Shootouts. What's Wrong With That?" about toy guns by Jonathan Turley in the Feb. 25 Outlook section, I feel compelled to offer my particular perspective about real weapons. In 1982, my 20-year-old son Daniel was accidentally shot and killed. The owner of the house had chosen to leave a loaded .44 Magnum revolver resting on a set of antlers in an easily accessible place in his recreation room. He had decided that his daughter and son had... (

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