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Proposed Bill Would Add Warning Labels To Games

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A proposed bill introduced Monday would require most video games to carry a warning label that says, “WARNING: Exposure to violent video games has been linked to aggressive behavior.”...
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Violent video games linked to child aggression

About 90 percent of U.S. kids ages 8 to 16 play video games, and they spend about 13 hours a week doing so (more if you're a boy). Now a new study suggests virtual violence in these games may make...
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Can A Video Game Lead To Murder?

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Did 'Grand Theft Auto' Cause One Teenager To Kill?
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Trenton Harper's curator insight, December 12, 2016 2:51 PM

This seems like a curious case of violence.  This child clearly had problems that ran much deeper then shooting a Police officer in a game and shooting on in real life.  The fact that this young man, seemed to have demoted his life to playing GTA5 raises some red flags for me.  Why was he so attached to this particular game?  Is it perhaps that he was so enveloped in the game that when he wasn't playing, he felt like he needed to recreate the experience somehow.  some people do not play Video Games like described in this article.  I feel that this was an unhealthy addiction and not the fault of the gaming industry.