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Shooters identified in slaying of Metro Police officers, bystander: Much like the Isla Vista shootings I hadn’t planned on blogging about the recent shootings in Las Vegas that claimed the lives of police officers Alyn Beck and Igor Soldo, and innocent bystander Joseph Robert Wilcox. I figured that better bloggers than me would do a …

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Psychiatric drugs blamed for shootings: For those of you Luddites and ‘Big Pharma’ conspiracy theorists who believe that anti-depressants and other psychiatric drugs cause school shootings and other shooting sprees this should hopefully show you just how idiotic your argument sounds. An unlikely coalition of gun rights advocates, Scientologists and physician-skeptics is using post-Newtown outrage …

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Relatives sue over shotgun slayings in Aliso Viejo: Relatives of the victims of gunman William Freund are filing lawsuits against several different parties… Relatives of a father and daughter who were killed when a neighbor burst into their Aliso Viejo home and opened fire have filed a lawsuit against the killer’s family, the gun dealer …

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Report: Orange County gunman was social outcast, even on the Internet: (Log in info) This is basically an article about how the Aliso Viejo shooter William Freund found as little social acceptance on the web as he did in real life… Freund only opened up on the Internet, which he accessed from his computer-filled bedroom …

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One of my readers left a comment yesterday letting me know that someone who is believed to be William Freund posted the following message on the Something Awful Forums… I have a problem. I live in orange county and am trying to buy hevi-shot buckshot, or just winchester if they dont have it. Im 19 …

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Gunman posted plan: (Log in info) More information is coming out about William Freund the 19-year-old kid who went on a shooting spree in his California neighborhood killing two before turning his shotgun on himself. Another disturbing post he made on the Asperger syndrome support forum… “I’m going cause a lot of damage with my …

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Killer Sought Solace Online: This is more about William Freund, the 19-year-old California kid who donned a cape and a paintball helmet and shot two of his neighbors with a shotgun before turning the gun on himself. Freund had a form of autism called Asperger’s syndrome. One of the main characteristics of Asperger’s is a …

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3 fatal shootings, zero explanations: (Log in info) I caught this story over the weekend while on vacation. 19-year-old William Freund donned a cape and paintball helmet and went on a killing spree with a shotgun in his Aliso Viejo neighborhood in California… Freund is believed to have entered the Smith home through an unlocked …

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