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Prescribing a cure to violent crime in the suburbs

by Corinne Chin
Feb 19, 2013


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Three weeks after the murder of Chicago teenager Hadiya Pendleton, the gun violence debate is raging. Some blame a lack of gun control; others point to subpar mental health. The City of Evanston is working with a few Northwestern students to take a public health approach to solve the growing problem in the north suburb.