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United States

7 April 2007

Rocky Mountain News (Colorado)

Guns have silenced three generations of males in Darlene Santistevan's family. First, her husband killed himself when their son, Elias, was 4 months old. Then, Elias grew up to become a violent man himself. Last August, after beating his wife, 22-year-old Elias Santistevan took his own son hostage and, after a four-hour standoff with police, killed his 5-year-old boy, then himself. Young Deion was found lying on his dad's chest, shot in the head. "My grandson was... (

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