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2 October 2007

BBC News

A teenager has admitted the manslaughter of his 12-year-old sister who was shot in the head at their family home in Greater Manchester. Kasha Peniston, 17, admitted accidentally killing Kamilah Peniston, in a hearing at Manchester Crown Court. Kamilah was shot at their Gorton home in April as her brother played with the gun. She died in hospital the next day. The gun was illegally owned by their mother Natasha who had buried the .38 snub-nosed revolver in the... (GunPolicy.org)

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