Multi-billion-dollar videogame industry came under scrutiny after school shooting


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  • Thursday, 20 Dec 2012

LOS ANGELES: The multi-billion-dollar videogame industry came under scrutiny on Wednesday after Hollywood canceled, postponed or played down a slew of movies and TV shows with violent content in the wake of last week's shooting at a Connecticut elementary school.

In Washington, Senator John Rockefeller called for a national study of the impact of violent videogames on children and a review of the rating system.

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