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14 May 2007

Napa Valley Register (California), Opinion

The recent shooting stories and the article on the total rejection by the National Rifle Association of any and all gun-control measures featured in the Register, in addition to the Virginia Tech massacre, bring to mind some interesting statistics in the April 21 Economist Magazine: Last year, there were about 14,000 killings by gunfire, plus another 16,000 suicides. Since the murder or John F. Kennedy in 1963, more Americans have been killed by using guns than have... (

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