The Second Amendment Of The United States Reads, “A Well

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The second amendment of the United States reads, “a well regulated militia being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms, shall not be infringed” (Constitution). This has started a huge debate on whether or not this should be true. On one hand people believe that “the right of the people to keep and bear Arms" make an individual right in constitution. Under this theory the United States Constitution restricts legislative bodies from prohibiting firearm possession, or at the very least, the Amendment renders prohibitory and restrictive regulation presumptively unconstitutional. Gun control is considered unconstitutional by many American citizens, as it should be. Gun control is laws or…show more content…
Just because there is a sign outside the door of the establishment does not mean a criminal is not going to come in and commit a crime or shoot the entire place up. Take the Aurora Colorado shooting for example, it was one of thousands of gun crimes that occur each year. Christian Goins a CNS news reporter, reported that four percent of the population in Colorado has conceal carry permits, but no one who had a conceal carry permit had their gun with them that night in Aurora because it was a gun free zone. That did not seem to deter the murderer the night of the shooting. People seem to think that gun control is the answer to everything, but is it really? If a family was being threatened by an intruder in their home for example, would they feel safer with a gun free zone sign or a gun? Lily Dane found that most families would want a gun even if they are for gun control, that is the method they would feel safer with considering the average response time for an emergency vehicle is more than ten minutes. In most cases according to CNS news all multiple victim shootings or public shootings occur where there is a gun free zone sign in front of the establishment. So what is the point in putting up the signs if people are just going to break the rules? People might as well be able to conceal and carry in any type of establishment. One way to stop a bad guy with a gun is to be
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