On this date, January 8, 2011, the attempted assassination of Arizona Representative Gabrielle Giffords and subsequent shooting in Casas Adobes, Arizona at a Safeway grocery store, for which Jared Lee Loughner is subsequently arrested, kills six people and wounds 13, including Giffords.
Top Row (Left to Right): Phyllis Schneck, Dorwan Stoddard & Dorothy "Dot" Morris; Bottom Row (Left to Right): John Roll, Gabriel Zimmerman & Christina Taylor Green
In memory of the six people who were killed that day, please see five of our blog posts:
2. JARED LEE LOUGHNER THE 2011 TUSCON SAFEWAY SHOOTER
3. GUILTY WITHOUT ANY DOUBT AT ALL: JARED LEE LOUGHNER WILL OUTLIVE HIS VICTIMS!
4. TED NUGENT ON CAPITAL PUNISHMENT
5. THE DEATH PENALTY DOES NOT TROUBLE CHRISTIANS (UNIT 1012 RESPONDS TO MARK OSLER’S ARTICLE: ‘THE DEATH PENALTY AND WHY THE ARIZONA MURDERS SHOULD TROUBLE CHRISTIANS’ JANUARY 10, 2011)