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Chicago Hits 500 Murders in 2012

Sarah266 Wrote: Dec 28, 2012 11:20 AM
Because that is from where Obama hails. Also because it illustrates how strict gun control laws do bubkas for safety.

Chicago needs a resolution for the New Year: ending gang violence in the Windy City. The hometown of President Barack Obama just reached its 500th murder of the year under the leadership of Mayor Rahm Emanuel, a new record. Chicago has some of the strictest gun control laws in the country.

Chicago has hit a dismal milestone. A late night shooting has marked the city’s 500th homicide for the year.

40-year-old Nathaniel Jackson was shot on the city’s West Side around 9 p.m Thursday. He was pronounced dead shortly after midnight. The victim’s family...

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