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  • Medical Journal Bias on Guns

    10/18/2010 1:37:37 PM PDT · by JohnRLott · 30 replies · 2+ views
    National Review Online ^ | October 18, 2010 | John R. Lott Jr.
    Medical journals are not always the objective, purely scientific publications we might think that they are. Their editors have increasingly strayed into politics at the expense of scientific accuracy. For example, the prestigious New England Journal of Medicine has over the last few months published a number of extremely biased and poorly done studies on gun control. One of the articles, written by Garen Wintemute, Anthony Braga, and David Kennedy, makes the case for extending background checks to the private transfers of guns, arguing that “perhaps the principal reason for the well-documented failure of the Brady Act to lower rates...
  • Judge Allows FBI Shooting Suit To Proceed

    05/14/2005 1:09:04 AM PDT · by CrawDaddyCA · 40 replies · 999+ views
    WBAL, Baltimore, MD ^ | May 12, 2005 | AP
    BALTIMORE -- A federal judge on Thursday rejected an FBI agent's request to dismiss a $10 million lawsuit filed by a man the agent shot in the face after mistaking him for a bank robber, saying the shooting created a potential "death trap" that made him wonder about FBI training techniques.
  • Judge lets suit against FBI agent proceed

    11/14/2003 6:39:46 PM PST · by Mulder · 69 replies · 637+ views
    Baltimore Sun ^ | November 14, 2003 | Allison Klein
    A federal judge in Baltimore ruled yesterday that a $10 million excessive-force claim can go forward against an FBI agent who shot an unarmed Pasadena man in the face after mistaking him for a bank robber. It was a key hurdle in the closely watched case involving Special Agent Christopher R. Braga, who shot Joseph C. Schultz with an M-4 rifle during a botched arrest March 1 last year.
  • shooting of eagle Scout in Maryland [related to current sniper shootings?]

    10/07/2002 1:40:41 PM PDT · by archy · 11 replies · 310+ views
    Free Republic, via Baltimore Sun ^ | 03/15/2002 | Gail Gibson, with Free Republic commentary
    Shooting of an unarmed Maryland man, with a .223 rifle- related to the recent Maryland sniper attacks?