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Tag Archive: murder

Jun 06 2012

Labatt almost sues Montreal Gazette over dismemberer’s photo

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They wisely backed off after a Twitter campaign to remind them of the Streissand Effect, but the makers of the least complicated beer in Canada very nearly sued the Montreal Gazette over publishing this photo from Luka Magnotta’s Facebook feed. What’s the big deal though? It’s a picture of the killer in a club or …

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Nov 04 2011

Ending the Canadian long gun registry means more domestic murder

On December 6th, 1989, a virulent misogynist named Marc L├ępine entered a school in Quebec and murdered fourteen women and wounded ten women and four men with a long gun — a Ruger Mini-14 semi-automatic .223 calibre rifle, which he obtained and owned legally. He hunted women explicitly, screaming “I hate feminists” as he mowed …

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