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Guns Don't Kill People, the Mentally Ill Do

Bobgood1 Wrote: Jan 18, 2013 12:55 PM
Why are all of the law abiding citizens being penalized for the criminal behavior ? Because of budget restraints, many States have closed Mental Health Facilities. More committals, without the ACLU getting in the way is in order. The current ADM. is using these outbreaks as an excuse to disarm law abiding citizens.

Seung-Hui Cho, who committed the Virginia Tech massacre in 2007, had been diagnosed with severe anxiety disorder as a child and placed under treatment.

But Virginia Tech was prohibited from being told about Cho's mental health problems because of federal privacy laws.

At college, Cho engaged in behavior even more bizarre than the average college student. He stalked three women and, at one point, went totally silent, refusing to speak even to his roommates. He was involuntarily committed to a mental institution for one night and then unaccountably unleashed on the public, whereupon he proceeded to engage in...