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17 July 2007

Philadelphia Daily News, Editorial

The murder of 14-year-old Tykeem Law, shot to death when an 18-year-old motorist thought he took too long to move out of the way of his car, is labeled "road rage." That is too trite a description for what happened to Tykeem. The bloody randomness, which might have been avoided if Tykeem had simply walked away or if Charles Meyers had more patience and no gun, is contrary to what usually happens with city homicides. Most homicide victims and their killers know one... (

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