Question of "illegal" goes straight to heart of gun control debate
"Once again, a police officer has been killed with an illegal gun from Georgia – a state that last year did the NRA’s bidding and weakened its already lax gun laws."
— PolitiFact Georgia
Broad criteria can be misleading
Georgia has had 12 school shootings in the two years since the mass killing at Sandy Hook Elementary School, more than any other state.
Not by the definition many people would use for "school shooting"
There have been 74 "school shootings in America since Sandy Hook."
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