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Seung Hui Cho

addition, except the gun laws, what can the school authorities do to reinforce the management of guns on campus? The tragic shootings at Virginia Tech on April 16, 2007 shocked the nation. It was the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history. Seung-Hui Cho, 23, male, who had a history of psychiatric problems, killed two fellow students in a dormitory on April 16, then took a detour to mail a hate-filled video of himself to NBC News, then shot dead 30 students and professors in a classroom building...

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a gun and can cause a major tragedy. | 9 | Is the author’s argument valid or invalid, sound or unsound, strong or weak? Explain how you determined this. | Based on the premise and conclusion the argument is valid because it was proven that Seung-Hui Cho brought a gun without a license and used it to commit one the most violent tragedies in history. | 10 | Does the author use moral reasoning? Explain how you determined this. | The author does use moral reasoning because he proved that because...

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Gun Control & Mentall Illness

Tucson and other school shootings to be alarming. I do not believe that the massacre perpetrated by the mentally ill student Cho Seung Hui should result in the passage of new gun laws or change in other states’ policies regarding the purchase of guns. In the report of review panel one of the key findings was “Cho purchased two guns in violation of federal law. The fact in 2005 Cho had been judged to be danger to himself and ordered to outpatient treatment made him ineligible to purchase a gun under federal...

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Conflict Can Reveal Unexpected Qualities in an Individual

seen in the individual Seung-Hui Cho. Similarly Seung-Hui Cho shows unexpected failings during conflict. When a situation is perceived as a threat, our bodies instinctively prepare us to either stay and fight or run away. A person can go through most of their life without encountering a conflict large enough to bring out these qualities, so when one does arise, these qualities can be seen to be unexpected. A perfect example of this is The Virginian Tech Massacre. Seung-Hui Cho killed 32 people and...

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Biggest Mass Murder in History

hands that will never wash off." This were the words of," Cho Seung-Hui, 23 on April 16 2006. Cho killed 32 people and committed suicide in the deadliest one-man shooting rampage in modern U.S. history. This sad and disturbing event is almost unbelievable but it is. This type of behavior does not happened over night. Cho was repeatedly urged to get counseling by teachers and peers. A little over a year before the massacre, Cho was accused of sending unwanted messages to two women and was...

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The Mental Mindset of the Virginia Tech Shooter

Karli Stroman Dr. Carson Abnormal Psych. 20, November 2009 Seung-Hui Cho When trying to determine the mind state of a person involved in a catastrophic event such as the Virginia Tech shooting it is difficult. Adding onto that difficulty is that the person that we are interested in, Seung-Hui Cho, committed suicide. Therefore we have to look at everything from that date backwards. We must dig deep into his family past to see if there is any history of depression, anxiety, or any other mental...

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Life Course of a Mas Murderer

at a Virginia college. Seung-Hui Cho a 23 year old South Korean alone executed the killing of 33 people by securing colleges doors to prevent escape of any students. Events such as these are truly tragic and devastating to all involved. By gathering background information about Seung-Hui Cho, we can effectively examine social development theories as they relate to Cho and review my analysis that this particular occurrence was preventable. Born in South Korea, Seung-Hui Cho immigrated to America...

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Virginia Tech Massacre

On April 16, 2007 a student, Seung Hui Cho, at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech) in Blacksburg, went on a shooting rampage and opened fire on his fellow students and Virginia Tech community members. The shooting took place in the early hours of the morning when many students were preparing for classes. The first two shootings occurred at 7:15 am at West Ambler Johnston Hall. 21/2 hours later after Cho had changed his blood stained clothes, deleted his e-mails, removed...

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Virginia tech massacre

me to do it …’’ – Seung-Hui Cho About the Virginia Tech massacre The Virginia Tech massacre was a school shooting that took place on April 16, 2007 on the campus of Virginia Polytechnic Institute and state University in Blacksburg. A man named Seung-Hui Cho shot and killed 32...

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The Virginia Tech Massacre

America’s deadliest random act of violence occurred. Seung-Hui Cho shot and killed thirty-two people and wounded 15 others. After the attacks he later shot and killed himself which makes the total amount of deaths thirty-three people. This massacre is the most deadly shooting by a single gunman in United States history. Students were getting ready to go to class just like any other day. However one student planned on changing things up that day. Seung-Hui Cho, a senior at Virginia Tech began the random...

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