Steps are finally being taken to protect our children from gun violence!
It's been nearly four months since Adam Lanza murdered 26 people at Sandy Hook Elementary School — today Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy signed a bill aimed at preventing similar tragedies.
The law bans the sale of over 100 different guns and also magazines, such as the ones Adam used, that hold more than ten rounds.
Connecticut House majority leader Joe Aresimowicz is proud of the new legislation. He said
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You hunt endangered elephants…PETA is hunting you!
The animal rights organization has offered an $1,000 bounty (Say WHAAAAAT?!) to any info concerning the person or people who killed three critically endangered Sumatran elephants.
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Former PhD neuroscience student James Holmes who opened fire on Dark Knight Rises moviegoers, killing 12 and injuring dozens of others was officially charged today with 24 counts of murder and 116 counts of attempted murder in an untelevised hearing.
Because James randomly shot into the Century 16 movie theater crowd and didn’t seem to be aiming at any one person in particular, he is being charged with “depraved indifference murder,” meaning there are two counts of murder for each victim.
The trial is expected to last at least a year, and no word yet as to whether James’ attorneys are looking to claim an insanity defense.
This sad, sad story is far from over…
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