USA Today – Nancy Lanza was a victim, too: Column

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James Alan Fox, Lipman Professor of Criminology, says we should assume Nancy Lanza had the best intentions for her son. She was a struggling parent, and a victim, too.

The Christian Science Monitor – Why do kids kill? School murders in Sparks, Danvers revive questions

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Tragic headlines out of Sparks, Nev., and Danvers, Mass., notwithstanding, the number of juvenile homicide offenders has lately hit a 30-year low. ‘Nothing’s different about kids’ today,’ says Jamie Fox, Lipman Family Professor of Criminology.

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