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Gun Control and the Second Ammendment to the Constitution Essay

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The federal government should not ban the usage of guns because we need them to hunt and able to protect ourselves. People need to learn to be able to be around gun without the worry but those who use gun inappropriately shouldn’t have the guns. The Second Amendment says people have the right to carry concealed handguns. Judge Richard Posner said “must be interpreted to include a right to have a concealed gun in public, to have it ready for use, and have it for self defense”. The Second Amendment also says “a well regulated Militia being necessary to the security of a free state, the right to the people to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed”. The Supreme Court has made a landmark that states ruling upholding the right of people…show more content…
With guns people are able to keep their families safe and even be able to scare off burglars or attackers just by simply brandishing a gun. With a gun in the home you don’t even have to fire because burglars or intruders are more scared of seeing a gun and will leave as quickly as possible. In fact, 74% of felonies say that they would stay away from people’s homes when they are home because they are scared to get shot. Even studies say that children feel safer at school when armed guards are in the school with them. If there was an outlaw of guns, criminals would still be able to get guns as they do now and innocent families and people who can’t own a gun will be on a the threat of getting shot more. A background check and mandatory of time would help stop criminals and possible tragedies. On the other hand, because of guns more rates went up of rapes, robberies, and violent crimes. Someone who has a gun is 4.5 times more likely to get shot during an assault than people who don’t have a gun. Civilian disarmament empowers not only relatively small-time murderers…but also paves the way of major-league mass murderers. Such as Adolf Hitler.
The medical literature con gun violence is biased, riddled with serious errors in facts, logic, and methodology, and thus utterly unreliable (38). Handgun ownership has increased about 3.5 times more than the population increase since the end of world was 2 with no comparable increase in the murder rates. Also for every wild and killed
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