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James Brady's death ruled a homicide 33 years after he was shot
James Brady's death ruled a homicide 33 years after he was shot

The death of James Brady has been ruled a homicide after a Virginia medical examiner's office determined the gunshot wound he suffered in 1981 led to his death earlier this week, police officials told the Los Angeles Times. Gwendolyn Crump, chief spokeswoman for the District of Columbia Metropolitan Police Department, said a Northern Virginia medical examiner determined the 1981 gunfire that left Brady permanently paralyzed and set him on a path to become the face of the gun-control movement ultimately caused his death. Brady died Monday in Alexandria, Va., after a series of health issues. He was 73. It was not immediately clear whether John Hinckley Jr., who has been a patient in...

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