Monday, February 8, 2010

Case Study: The Capitol Hill Massacre

[wiki article here]

Who: 28-year-old Kyle Aaron Huff
What: shooting, killing six and wounding two
When: Saturday, March 25, 2006
Where: rave after party on Capitol Hill
Why: ?

The teen dance ordinance must be re-examined as our community takes a variety of necessary steps to better protect vulnerable teenagers and young adults.
[click here for editorial]

"This is not about music, this is not about a party. This was about a guy who decided he was going to kill people and he had the firepower to do it," Nickels said.
[article here]

Take Aways:
  • People are quick to blame the law and regulation, or lack thereof, regardless of evidence
  • Once again, with the "vulnerable teenagers and young adults"... I discussed this topic in an earlier post.


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