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United States

14 January 2011

Kansas City Star (Missouri), Column

Megan Reppond was smart, pretty and just 14 when they buried her a couple of weeks ago. She was shot to death at a slumber party outside Neosho, Mo., two days after Christmas. Except calling deaths like Megan's an "accident," as authorities have, is to downplay the culpability of the person who left a loaded .38-caliber pistol out — the safety off — where anyone could grab it. That anyone was one of the three other girls Megan's age attending the slumber party... (

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