Study links liquor stores and bars to...

Study links liquor stores and bars to shooting risk

There are 3 comments on the Chicago Tribune story from Sep 18, 2013, titled Study links liquor stores and bars to shooting risk. In it, Chicago Tribune reports that:

Chicagoans near a liquor store or bar on the city's South or West sides are up to roughly 500 times more likely to be shot than other people in the neighborhood, according to an abstract of a study released Wednesday by Northwestern University.

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Manuel

Toronto, Canada

#1 Sep 18, 2013
reality is a crutch

Nashua, NH

#2 Sep 19, 2013
you forgot to add black people with guns into the equation which leads to a deadly mix of stuff and lots of dead people.

Just check around da hood. see all dem bodies??
He who knows

Saint Joseph, MI

#4 Sep 20, 2013
Chicago is a tremendously violent city. This is not Miami or Key West. In some areas, the booze leads to physically harmless stuff like flashing and fun stuff, but in other areas like Illinois, booze causes nothing but violence and hatred.

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