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Crime study: Handguns, not 'assault rifles,' used in most mass shootings

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Paul Bedard,Washington Secrets,Gun Control,National Rifle Association,Joe Biden,Newtown,Media
Media hype about mass shootings in America has fostered a myth that the killings are on the rise and that an assault weapon ban, expanded background checks and greater attention to the mentally ill will curb a rampaging epidemic, according to an authoritative and exhaustive study by a noted criminologist. Instead, according to James Alan Fox, author and criminology professor at Northeastern...