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Guns Don't Kill People, the Mentally Ill Do

Learning Curve Wrote: Jan 17, 2013 11:58 AM
When will we realize that reactionary policy....from either side is ususally defective policy. Only one primary reason for the existance of the second amendment....to enforce the other 27 or so...especially the ever popular top 10....to the lovers of amendments 1, 4, 5, 10, 14, 17 or whatever your hotbutton preferences are....when a rogue president or congress decides that it's time for them to go, what are your options at that time?

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...