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  • Homicide by gunshot

    From America's Top Killing Machine For the better part of a century, the machine most likely to kill an American has been the automobile. Car crashes killed 33,561 people in 2012, the most recent year for which data is available, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Firearms killed 32,251 people in the United States in 2011, the most recent year for which the Cen...

  • Shooting by firing squad

    Execution by firing squad, in the past sometimes called fusillading is a method of capital punishment, particularly common in the military and in times of war. Execution by shooting is a fairly old practice. Some reasons for its use are that firearms are usually readily available and a gunshot to a vital organ, such as brain or heart, most often, will kill relatively quickly. A firing squad...

  • Discharging a firearm with intent to kill

    Firing with murderous intent (discharging a firearm with intent to kill) Please add persons charged with this offence any where in the world. The punishment can be recorded in other projects possibly local ones. This is part of the Crime and Punishment - Australia group of projects . Does the punishment fit the crime? Many in early Australia were hung for this crime, and less!