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University of Texas allows guns on campus

University of Texas allows guns on campus

Mona Murhamer, Staff Writer

February 18, 2016


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Gun control's ability to protect schools has suffered a blow. On Aug. 1, University of Texas at Austin's gun control on campus will be virtually dismissed as licensed carriers of guns will be allowed to carry on school grounds. Although the campus has allowed guns on campus for almost 20 years, they hav...

Mental disability affects Texas execution

Mental disability affects Texas execution

Lauren Tierney, Staff Writer

May 15, 2014


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The Texas execution of a 41-year-old Robert Campbell, a convicted rapist and murderer, is now scheduled to be appealed because of Campbell’s claim to have minor intellectual disabilities. Only two hours before Campbell’s scheduled execution on Tuesday May 13 did his lawyers declare him ineligible...

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