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We Know How to Stop School Shootings

Quintus_T_Cicero Wrote: Dec 20, 2012 10:10 AM
Where are all the libs demanding that box cutters be banned or controlled. After box cutters were used in the commission of the greatest mass murder in U.S. History?
wiseone Wrote: Dec 20, 2012 10:27 AM
Touche' QTC.

You're right on the money.
PMcQB Wrote: Dec 20, 2012 10:12 AM
Also, there were "laws" in place to prevent hijacking, but they managed to get their hands on a few planes anyway...

In the wake of a monstrous crime like a madman's mass murder of defenseless women and children at the Newtown, Conn., elementary school, the nation's attention is riveted on what could have been done to prevent such a massacre.

Luckily, some years ago, two famed economists, William Landes at the University of Chicago and John Lott at Yale, conducted a massive study of multiple victim public shootings in the United States between 1977 and 1995 to see how various legal changes affected their frequency and death toll.

Landes and Lott examined many of the very policies being proposed...

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