State committee’s report calls for stricter gun laws

North­eastern Uni­ver­sity crim­i­nol­o­gist Jack McDe­vitt chaired an advi­sory com­mittee that on Monday released a report rec­om­mending strate­gies to improve gun safety in Mass­a­chu­setts, whose laws are already con­sid­ered some of the nation’s strongest.

Empowering the disabled

After 1983 shooting leaves him para­plegic, alumnus builds his life around com­mit­ment, ser­vice, advo­cacy, and a phi­los­ophy of acceptance