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Ireland

29 July 2013

Irish Mirror

Guns are used to commit most murders followed by knives and a "blunt force" object. And deputy state pathologist Dr Michael Curtis said "extreme violence" is being used in many killings. He added gunshot wounds account for just over a third of homicides, followed by stabbings and blunt force trauma. Dr Curtis said: "While that is obvious in the case of the shootings, it's also the case in many of the stabbings we do, and in many of the blunt force trauma deaths and... (GunPolicy.org)

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