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Feel-Good Bills That Turn Into Do-Nothing Laws

rreid Wrote: Apr 07, 2013 8:49 AM
If the number of laws on the books solved anything we would all be living in utopia!
comsense08 Wrote: Apr 07, 2013 9:38 AM
When are the "wizzards of smart" going to learn that to a criminal, another law will mean nothing. They already have no respect for the law, and USE law abiding citizens to commit thier crime. Until we understand what it is that trips the triggers of people who create this kind of time, all the laws (and diminished liberties) will not stop them. What kind of hate would drive someone to do that kind of crime? THATS what we need to understand and change. Leave our liberties alone.
Readers share their ideas. Since the massacre in December in Newtown, Conn., which left 20 children and six elementary-school staff members dead, readers have passed on a host of so-called remedies. Let's make gun owners be licensed and pass a test, some have suggested. So the problem is, I ask them, that these mass killers aren't good shots?

A tax on ammunition, others chime in. So, I counter, you don't want gun owners practicing at shooting ranges?

Basically, the gun haters are angry about Newtown. They blame lawful gun owners for the behavior of criminals, so they support nuisance laws that restrict the...

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