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Feds charge man, 22, with trying to assassinate Ariz. congresswoman, killing others in rampage

Publié par Clifford Armion le 01/10/2011

Amanda Lee Myers, Jacques Billeaud

"TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) Authorities on Sunday charged a 22-year-old man described as a pot-smoking loner with trying to assassinate Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and killing others at a political event, revealing that he had scrawled on an envelope the words "my assassination" and "Giffords." "The discoveries at his home in southern Arizona, however, provided few answers to a shocked nation, from the victims of Saturday's shooting rampage to lawmakers worried about their safety: What motivated the rampage outside a supermarket that killed six and injured 14? "Giffords, 40, lay in intensive care at a Tucson hospital, after being shot in the head at close range. Doctors said she had responded repeatedly to commands to stick out her two fingers, giving them hope she may survive." Read on...
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"Feds charge man, 22, with trying to assassinate Ariz. congresswoman, killing others in rampage", La Clé des Langues [en ligne], Lyon, ENS de LYON/DGESCO (ISSN 2107-7029), septembre 2011. Consulté le 28/02/2021. URL: http://cle.ens-lyon.fr/anglais/archives/archives-revue-de-presse/feds-charge-man-22-with-trying-to-assassinate-ariz-congresswoman-killing-others-in-rampage