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One might think that, if Canada had CCW that perhaps one or more people could have taken this guy out before it went this far.

Found here:,2933,213667,00.html

Gunman Kills One, Wounds 19 in Shooting Spree at Montreal College

Particularly interesting is the last paragraphs that say:

"Canada's worst mass shooting also happened in Montreal. Gunman Marc Lapine killed 14 women at the Ecole Polytechnic on Dec. 6, 1989, before shooting himself.

The 25-year-old Lapine roamed the halls of the school firing a rifle, specifically targeting women whom he claimed in a suicide note had ruined his life. Nine other women and four men were wounded.

That shooting spurred efforts for tighter gun laws and greater awareness of societal violence â€" particularly domestic abuse. Canada's tighter gun law was achieved mainly as the results of efforts by survivors and relatives of the victims."

Sound like those "tighter gun laws" helped a whole lot.

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Georgia has CCW, but we would be in the same boat, since it would be a felony for any of the students or teachers to carry a firearm.

This isn't Utah!

(Or Colorado, or Oregon, or Alabama, or Virginia, or . . .)
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