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Guns Don't Kill People, the Mentally Ill Do

jeanhart Wrote: Jan 17, 2013 10:41 AM
David Michael Keene, the prominent national conservative activist's son charged in a road rage shooting on the George Washington Memorial Parkway, was institutionalized with "severe emotional problems" seven times between the ages of 8 and 13, his mother said Tuesday. He was sentenced to 10 years in prison. The NRA blames gun violence on the mentally ill yet the president of the NRA allowed his mentally ill son to carry and gun and he nearly killed someone. Bucko calls this irrelevant and usm "flagged" me as offensive. This story is ABOUT the mentally ill obtaining guns. And what is offensive about my statment?
Publius4254 Wrote: Jan 17, 2013 10:49 AM
So show us how David Keene, who was NOT the NRA President when this happened, is responsible.

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...