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3 March 2002

Palo Verde Valley Times (California), Opinion

In April 1999, a 14-year-old boy entered his high school with a sawed-off .22 caliber rifle and shot two students, killing one of them. Another example of how our scandalously lax gun control laws foster senseless bloodshed? Actually, no. The shootings took place in a small town in Canada, which has far stricter gun-control laws than we do. Does this incident, or another April 1999 shooting spree by a gunman in Ottawa that killed four people, tell you much about the... (

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