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Violent games have 'corrosive effect', warns Nick Clegg
Violent games have 'corrosive effect', warns Nick Clegg
UK deputy prime minister Nick Clegg has warned about the corrosive effect of violent video games in the wake of the recent Navy Yard shooting ...... 20 Sep 2013 - 2 comments
Connecticut senator talks video games violence
Connecticut senator talks video games violence
U.S. senator Chris Murphy (D-CT) has responded to questions from GameSpot as part of a Google hangout on the issue of video game violence and ...... 26 Jun 2013 - 6 comments
Nancy Pelosi: Game violence can't be singled out in gun debate
Nancy Pelosi: Game violence can't be singled out in gun debate
Pelosi wants comprehensive gun violence debate that is based on evidence, and not anecdote. The House Minority Leader, Nancy Pelosi (D), ...... 11 Feb 2013 - 38 comments
EA chief says no link between video games and violent behavior
EA chief says no link between video games and violent behavior
No science-based evidence linking video games to violence, EA CEO says. John Riccitiello, EA chief executive officer, said that EA was horrified ...... 02 Feb 2013 - 5 comments
British MP targets violent games again
British MP targets violent games again
MP slams video games regulation. Labour MP Keith Vaz has a history of opposition to the sale of video games depicting violence in the UK. ...... 08 May 2012 - 5 comments
British MP wants discussion on violent games
British MP wants discussion on violent games
MP requests House of Commons discussion on violent games. Keith Vaz, Member of Parliament for Leicester East, has called on the House of ...... 10 Dec 2011 - 10 comments
Noel Gallagher blames video games for UK riots
Noel Gallagher blames video games for UK riots
Ex-Oasis fading star crying heart out again over violent video games. The world watched as parts of British society tore their own cities ...... 15 Aug 2011 - 14 comments
Christian Police Association seeks video game ban
Christian Police Association seeks video game ban
Focuses on upcoming 2K Games title, The Darkness II. The heads of the Christian Police Fellowship have taken aim at violent video games, ...... 14 Aug 2011 - 30 comments
EMA reaction to California violent games law being struck down
EMA reaction to California violent games law being struck down
Entertainment Merchants Association reacts to Monday's Supreme Court decision. On Monday, the United States supreme court shot down a California ...... 28 Jun 2011
Supreme Court halts California violent games law
Supreme Court halts California violent games law
Supreme Court sides with rulings of District Court and Appeals Court. Video games are protected speech under the First Amendment to the Unites ...... 27 Jun 2011 - 3 comments
     

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