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Michael Moore has defended Piers Morgan following a petition calling for the CNN's hosts deportation from the Us. A petition organized by pro-gun advocates after Morgan called for increased gun control laws has attracted more than 70,000 signatures, passing the threshold which requires the White House to formally respond. Morgan's urging for new gun laws in the Us came after the Newtown, Ct school shooting and intensified after the shooting of two firemen in New York days ago. "I don't care about petition to deport me. I do care about poor NY firefighters murdered/injured with an assault weapon today. #GunControlNow," he tweeted on December 24. Filmmaker Moore has also been a proponent for harsher gun laws, having released (more) »

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