Gun Control or People Control?

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Mark Ortiz 9.2 Persuasive essay final draft Gun control or people control? Society should be against a gun ban because people should be able to protect themselves. Why should honest, law-abiding citizens lose their rights and freedoms because there are people who violate laws? The failure to obey laws is here to stay. What we have to do is deal with those people on a separate basis, not take away the things they disobey the law with. A gun ban will only keep the 'good guys' from obtaining firearms. Bad guys will always have ways of getting weapons. New gun laws will not do much in stopping them. A gun is an inanimate object. It is a tool, just like a baseball bat, a knife, screwdriver, or hammer. Any of these are as dangerous as a gun;…show more content…
Sources: http://codes.lp.findlaw.com/uscode/18/I/44/922 http://www.gunfacts.info/pdfs/gun-facts/6.1/gun_facts_6_1_screen.pdf pages 22 & 24 http://constitution.findlaw.com/amendment2/amendment.html
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