Steve Mead

father of 12-year-old suicide victim

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Father whose 12-year-old daughter committed suicide using her grandfather's gun

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From South Carolina this week, America got another reminder: the US has more guns — and more gun violence — than any other developed country.

Can Making Guns "Smarter" Save Lives?

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