No but Stricter laws are needed
Some weapon types should be banned
Certain Weapons and attachments should be banned
the Miller decision way back in 1939.
"In the absence of any evidence tending to show that possession or use of a 'shotgun having a barrel of less than eighteen inches in length' at this time has some reasonable relationship to the preservation or efficiency of a well regulated militia, we cannot say that the Second Amendment guarantees the right to keep and bear such an instrument."
With the usual caveats regarding the accuracy of early reports, it's being reported that she took her sons to a shooting range on a regular basis - just as the NRA advises responsible parents to do.
how the firearms industry has managed to stay anonymous and use the NRA as its whipping boy
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1. There is a process to amend the Constitution but, for good reason, its difficult.
2. The Courts have shown that they can effect large charges to the way the Constitution is applied without amending it. for example, the first amendment protection of free speech has been progressively redefined to make it more expansive.
I do have to wonder...if we require education and licensing to operate a car, why don't we require it of gun ownership?
The question is asked terribly. If you're going to title it with a binary "abolish or keep" question, having a multiple choice poll with more nuanced options doesn't work.
And only naive, elitist idiots thing *all* guns should be taken away from *all* civilians. Idiots. The nation isn't the Wild West, but it's not the imaginary bubble you live in, either.
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