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Do Gun Bans Curb Violent Crime? (Part 2 of 3 on Reducing Violent Crime in the US)

realjd Wrote: Feb 15, 2013 1:39 PM Maybe that will help change her mind. I DID NOT FIGHT IN THE VIETNAM WAR FOR MY RIGHTS TO JUST BE ABUSED LIKE THIS. ALL OF YOU WHO THINK THIS WAY, YOU CAN FORGET IT. TO ME, YOU ARE NOT AMERICAN, PERIOD. MOLON LABE !!!! I WILL NOT DO ANYTHING THAT VIOLATES MY 2nd Amendment right !!! This Vietnam vet WILL NOT comply !!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Who isn't sickened by the moral decay and heinous acts of violence across our country? My heart and prayers continue to go out to victims everywhere.

But do gun bans -- such as the one proposed this past week by Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., which would outlaw 120 specific firearms -- curb violent crime?

Not according to a recent Fox News investigation titled "Assault-weapons ban no guarantee mass shootings would decrease, data shows." The report concluded, "Data published earlier this year showed that while the (Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act, which was signed by President Bill Clinton) was in place, from...