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Do Gun Control Laws Control Guns?

m90 Wrote: Jan 22, 2013 8:18 AM
Sites you can visit to get statistics: This site is the CDC injury and deaths reports. You have to get past here to get reports that can be broken down by age, sex, race, locations :http://www.cdc.gov/injury/wisqars/index.html Here you wlill find crime statistics going back to 1960: http://www.disastercenter.com/crime/uscrime.htm Here is the progression of concealed carry from 1987 to current. The Anis claimed CCW would lead to skyrocketing gun related deaths. Not too happy about the site name, it's a play on the antis' paraboia: http://www.gun-nuttery.com/rtc.php Here is the complete up to date information on Open Carry: http://www.opencarry.org/ Hope this helps
The gun control controversy is only the latest of many issues to be debated almost solely in terms of fixed preconceptions, with little or no examination of hard facts.

Media discussions of gun control are dominated by two factors: the National Rifle Association and the Second Amendment. But the over-riding factual question is whether gun control laws actually reduce gun crimes in general or murder rates in particular.

If, as gun control advocates claim, gun control laws really do control guns and save lives, there is nothing to prevent repealing the Second Amendment, any more than there was anything to prevent repealing the...