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slackmaster Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Feb-15-08 01:23 PM
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22. Maybe he should have been institutionalized, or declared incompetent
Which could have prevented him from buying firearms.
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  -Who Was the Illinois School Shooter? AlphaCentauri  Feb-15-08 12:06 PM   #0 
  - Just heard that he was off his meds.  0007   Feb-15-08 12:13 PM   #1 
  - At this point, they (authorities) refuse to say what kind of meds he was on..  Stuart G   Feb-15-08 12:23 PM   #2 
  - Isn't this the 3rd or 4th mass murderer that has been off  ben_meyers   Feb-15-08 12:27 PM   #3 
  - NICS  bossy22   Feb-15-08 12:30 PM   #4 
  - Stopped taking his medication ...sometimes the medication is the CAUSE not the CURE...  jus_the_facts   Feb-15-08 12:31 PM   #5 
  - I agree with you. They don't even know what these meds do in the brain, and half the time don't  IsItJustMe   Feb-15-08 01:21 PM   #20 
     - Same "anti depressants" as those given to soldiers in Iraq?  eowyn_of_rohan   Feb-15-08 01:39 PM   #27 
     - They work for some people.. but from my own experience ..I never should have been on these drugs  jus_the_facts   Feb-15-08 01:41 PM   #28 
        - Whoa!  Delphinus   Feb-15-08 04:53 PM   #35 
  - who cares  pitohui   Feb-15-08 12:39 PM   #6 
  - While it sounds cold, I agree with you  Mike Daniels   Feb-15-08 01:54 PM   #29 
  - NIU gunman stopped taking medication  Lone_Star_Dem   Feb-15-08 01:03 PM   #7 
  - Color me shocked  slackmaster   Feb-15-08 01:03 PM   #8 
  - Once we have a democratic pres & congress  Brother_1969   Feb-15-08 01:03 PM   #9 
  - SCOTUS says self-defense is a personal responsibility. What tools do you want law-abiding citizens  jody   Feb-15-08 01:03 PM   #11 
  - Ball-peen hammer.  Ano Genitus   Feb-15-08 01:17 PM   #19 
  - We really are here to take away your guns away ...  Drifter   Feb-15-08 01:03 PM   #12 
  - Illinois has waiting periods for guns  Indy Lurker   Feb-15-08 02:44 PM   #33 
  - not gonna happen  TexasLawyer   Feb-15-08 01:03 PM   #15 
  - The painfully obvious point that it is both impossible and political suicide?  dmallind   Feb-15-08 01:03 PM   #16 
  - Sorry - that's a non-starter of an idea  leftynyc   Feb-15-08 01:03 PM   #17 
  - the majority of the american public  bossy22   Feb-15-08 01:23 PM   #21 
  - What we need is better access to  CC   Feb-15-08 01:30 PM   #25 
  - YES!  Xenotime   Feb-15-08 05:05 PM   #38 
  - You are going to have to wait 4 - 8 years  Pavulon   Feb-15-08 06:03 PM   #41 
  - Make sure the Democratic candidate stress this position during the  Thothmes   Feb-15-08 06:50 PM   #43 
  - ... and that medication is ???  Bozita   Feb-15-08 01:03 PM   #10 
  - It's unknown at this point.  Lone_Star_Dem   Feb-15-08 01:03 PM   #13 
  - Perhaps it relly is none of our business what medication he was on  RantinRavin   Feb-15-08 01:17 PM   #18 
  - Since the FDA is broken, who can I rely on?  Bozita   Feb-15-08 01:37 PM   #26 
  - Are you talking about HIPPA?  xmas74   Feb-15-08 09:41 PM   #45 
  - Information on Zoloft, Prozac, Celexa  nebula   Feb-15-08 02:38 PM   #31 
  - Maybe he never should have been on that particular medication to begin with....  jus_the_facts   Feb-15-08 01:03 PM   #14 
     - Maybe he should have been institutionalized, or declared incompetent  slackmaster   Feb-15-08 01:23 PM   #22 
        - Yeah and IF...if's and but's were candy and nuts...oh what a world it would be. n/t  jus_the_facts   Feb-15-08 01:27 PM   #24 
        - why should he be punished in advance for an adverse reaction to a medication???  fed-up   Feb-15-08 02:39 PM   #32 
  - As a former attendant at a mental hospital and a current professor at a state university,  skip fox   Feb-15-08 01:25 PM   #23 
  - One of the Columbine shooters was also on antidepressant medication  nebula   Feb-15-08 02:30 PM   #30 
  - Lots of people are on anti-depressants  proud2Blib   Feb-15-08 04:37 PM   #34 
     - Yes, but why?  nebula   Feb-15-08 04:56 PM   #36 
        - Because they are depressed?  proud2Blib   Feb-15-08 05:01 PM   #37 
        - Depressed, or misdiagnosed?  nebula   Feb-15-08 05:06 PM   #39 
        - lack of happiness  AlphaCentauri   Feb-15-08 05:59 PM   #40 
        - And the pharamceutical companies spend billions in advertising on tv.  superconnected   Feb-15-08 06:05 PM   #42 
  - Stopping his medication was the first expression of his resolve.  fshrink   Feb-15-08 07:37 PM   #44 
  - Columbine Attack Government Document Library  evanlong   Mar-05-08 02:06 PM   #46 

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