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21 October 2016

The Trace (USA)

People are getting shot in Chicago in alarmingly high numbers: 3,500 as of mid-October, 1,000 more than at the same time last year. Almost 600 of the victims died. Chicago has become synonymous with gun violence, attracting attention from the press, politicians, and advocates on both sides of the gun debate. Opponents of look at Chicago's level of gun violence and the relatively strict gun laws in place in the city and the state of Illinois and see proof that tighter... (

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