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2014-10-01 09:23:05

A new study led by a Boston University School of Public Health researcher has found that states with higher estimated rates of gun ownership experience a higher incidence of non-stranger firearms homicides – disputing the claim that gun ownership deters violent crime, its authors say.

2014-09-02 23:02:07

Two new email lists targeting hunters, outdoor enthusiasts and conservative voters in southern states. Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 Alliance

2014-07-29 08:28:03

Ad to Air in Washington, D.C., Arizona, Nevada, and New Hampshire; Domestic Violence Survivors and Advocates From Across The Country Join Everytown in DC to Urge Congress to Close Loopholes that Allow

2014-07-07 08:24:36

Like the NRA, Everytown Asks Candidates Where They Stand on Critical Gun Issues; See Full Questionnaire at www.GunSenseVoter.org/10questions NEW YORK, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/

2014-05-22 16:21:16

WASHINGTON, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An amendment offered this week that would have forced the Department of Defense (DoD) to allow military personnel to openly carry loaded firearms

2014-04-25 12:24:25

Moms From Across the Country, Survivors and Advocates to Gather on Sidelines of NRA Convention in Indianapolis to Provide Counterweight to Gun Lobby and Represent Overwhelming Majority of Americans

2014-04-11 11:42:45

A new policy paper from the American College of Physicians (ACP) offers nine strategies to address the societal, health care, and regulatory barriers to reducing firearms-related violence, injuries, and deaths in the United States.

2014-04-01 04:20:47

Percentage of Americans favoring stricter gun control, in decline since 1998, rises for the first time NEW YORK, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "A well regulated militia, being necessary

2014-02-24 16:23:12

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mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.