http://www.thestate.com/mld/thestate/news/local/6864168.htm South Carolina again leads the nation in the rate of women killed by men, reports the State newspaper in Columbia, S.C. In 2001, 64 women were killed by men in the state – a rate of 3.15 per 100,000 residents, said the Violence Policy Center a Washington, D.C., research organization that advocates gun control. Of the women killed, 61 knew their assailants, and 41 were either wives, ex-wives or girlfriends of the . . .
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