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9 April 2007

Cincinnati Enquirer (Ohio)

CINCINNATI — Dr. Victor Garcia's aim is starkly simple: Stop young men from shooting each other. The trauma chief and pediatric surgeon at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center has pleaded since the mid-1990s to reverse the rising numbers of young gunshot victims. Now, with the Cincinnati City Council's unanimous approval, he gets his chance, as board chairman of a counteroffensive against street violence that's different from anything tried here... (

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