guns

Ballistic Fingerprinting vs. Citizen Homeland Defense

Journal/Website: 
NewsMax.com
Article Type: 
Commentary
Published Date: 
Monday, October 21, 2002
Source: 
http://archive.newsmax.com/archives/articles/2002/10/20/223419.shtml

Once again, the gun control lobby, headed by the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence (formerly Handgun Control, Inc.) and the nebulous Coalition to Stop Gun Violence, and incarnated in Congress in the person of Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., is using the ghastly acts of madmen or fanatic terrorists, this time a cowardly sniper, to call for further gun control measures to disarm law-abiding Americans.

This time the false panacea is "ballistic fingerprinting," which, purportedly, would have "solved this crime after the first shooting."

Wrong!

Australian Gun Ban Proved Disastrous

Journal/Website: 
NewsMax.com
Article Type: 
Commentary
Published Date: 
Monday, June 26, 2000
Source: 
http://archive.newsmax.com/articles/?a=2000/6/26/12629

Last August, the rugged Aussie survivalist whose real-life exploits inspired the "Crocodile Dundee" movies died in what then appeared to be a mysterious shootout with Australian police. A police sergeant was also killed in the incident.

Registering Our Guns Is Threat to Freedom

Journal/Website: 
The Wall Street Journal
Article Type: 
Letter to the Editor
Published Date: 
Tuesday, December 28, 1999

Dennis Farney's "Why Two Doctors Still Value Their Guns, Knowing the Toll" (page one, Dec. 13) was a poignant piece of reporting. The shooting tragedy notwithstanding, Drs. Kelly and Borkon represent the naivete of many Americans who still believe the Second Amendment is about hunting. It's not. It's about the right to protect yourself and your family, and even more importantly -- preserving freedom.

A Failure of Communication in the Mental Health Arena

Evidence mounts that Jared Loughner, the 22-year-old disturbed individual accused of the attempted assassination of blue dog, conservative Democrat, U.S Representative Gabrielle Giffords; the cold-blooded killing of five other citizens, including an innocent 9-year-old student and a conservative judge; and the wounding of fourteen people — should have been under psychiatric treatment.



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