homicide

America Does Not Have A Gun Problem, But A Problem Of The Heart (VIDEO)

America Does Not Have A Gun Problem, But A Problem Of The Heart (VIDEO)

Please note: The opinions that appear in this article are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the opinion of Liberal America.  The advent of numerous mass shootings and devastating homicide rates show a statistical reality. Lax firearm regulations directly correlate high gun violence deaths. When compared to similar first-world countries, the U.S. […]

U.S. Marine Killed Filipino Woman After Discovering She Was Transgender

U.S. Marine Killed Filipino Woman After Discovering She Was Transgender

The smug looking a$$hole on the featured image is U.S. Marine, Lance Cpl. Joseph Scott Pemberton. On Tuesday morning, a Philippine court found Pemberton guilty of killing Jennifer Laude upon discovering that she was physically a man. The court convicted Pemberton of homicide, sentencing him to 6 to 12 years for the tragic murder of […]

Teen Throws Pebble At Window To Wake Up Friend, Gets Shot With ‘Family Heirloom’

Teen Throws Pebble At Window To Wake Up Friend, Gets Shot With ‘Family Heirloom’

In a case investigators are describing as an tragic accident, authorities are considering whether or not to charge a 17-year-old with negligent homicide after he fired a bullet through his bedroom window killing his friend. According to police reports, the unidentified teen suspect was?startled when 15-year-old Mackeon Schulte and another friend knocked on his window […]

No, Hammers And Baseball Bats Don’t Kill More People Than Guns

No, Hammers And Baseball Bats Don’t Kill More People Than Guns

Spend any time discussing sensible gun laws, and you will almost certainly encounter the unapologetic gun advocate who blithely asserts that more Americans are killed by hammers or baseball bats than guns. This mythology is thoroughly ingrained on the political right. Even Republican Congressmen repeat it without pause for reflection. Take for example, Georgia Representative […]

James Brady Death Ruled Homicide By Medical Examiner

James Brady Death Ruled Homicide By Medical Examiner

The recent passing of James Brady, who served as Press Secretary under former President Ronald Reagan, has been ruled a homicide 33 years after he was shot during an assassination attempt on Reagan. Brady received a head wound from a bullet fired by John W. Hinckley in 1981 as they exited a speaking engagement at […]

Idaho Teen Brutally Murders Father, Brother Using Guns And A Machete

Idaho Teen Brutally Murders Father, Brother Using Guns And A Machete

Couer’d’Alene, a small town in Idaho is in shock. In a town that knows little of homicide, the unthinkable has occurred. According to authorities, investigating the crime scene, the only word to describe it is ” grisly.” Many of the details are still fluid right now; however, the suspect, 14-year-old Eldon G. Samuel II,I has […]

Sandy Hook Plus Six Months – 5,000 More Dead, No Action From Congress

Sandy Hook Plus Six Months – 5,000 More Dead, No Action From Congress

There have been 182 days since America woke up to the mind-numbing violence that erupted on Newtown, Connecticut.

UPDATE: Santa Monica Shooter Ready For War with Assault Rifles, 25 Magazines, 1,300 Rounds

UPDATE: Santa Monica Shooter Ready For War with Assault Rifles, 25 Magazines, 1,300 Rounds

Yesterday we covered the breaking news story of a gunman loose in Santa Monica California, moving from scene to scene wreaking havoc and chaos with an assault rifle. More details of yesterday’s Santa Monica spree killings came at today’s 2:00 news conference. The best news was that the number of those killed by the shooter […]

Spree Killing In Santa Monica: Six Killed As Well As Shooter

Spree killing – it is the rolling, disorganized cousin of mass murders. It is usually a single shooter who moves from place to place shooting both intended victims and those just in the way, as he works through the mission in his head, usually ended when he and a superior law enforcement presence end the […]

Child Killed Every Other Day By Negligent Gun Owner’s Gun

The headline on Thursday said ?Two year-old child finds gun, shoots himself in the face, is dead.? He was staying at his Rusk, Texas great-grandparents? home because he had been taken away from his own parents for neglect and abuse. His great-grandparents were given the children by the Texas Child Protective Services so they would […]

15-Year-Old Killed With Unsupervised Handgun

15-Year-Old Killed With Unsupervised Handgun

There have been 146 days this year, New Year’s Day to Memorial Day. And in that time there have been at least 295 children and teens killed by gun violence in this country. Two a day?every day. And when we look at gun violence, whether it is gang violence, domestic violence or someone just having […]