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Why Do Guns Kill People

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When people discuss the 2nd amendment in the United States, more commonly referred to as “gun control,” it seems there are two dominant arguments. One argument states that guns kill people, while the opposition argues that people kill people. I find myself supporting the latter of the two. The idea of gun control is not necessarily the taking of all guns from citizens – although some would have it this way – rather place heavy restrictions on the purchase and possession of weapons and ammunition. For example, suppose a toddler retrieves a firearm from his parents’ closet then accidently shoots himself or someone else. Several would argue if the government enacted stricter gun laws there would be less incidents similar to this. Others would
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