Speakeasy forum: Can we stop these kinds of shootings?

by: Steven Haninger December 21, 2012 2:29 AM PST

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Can we stop these kinds of shootings?

by Steven Haninger - 12/21/12 2:29 AM

Toddler struck by stray bullet in her home

Fortunately she will survive. This kind of thing goes on daily and more innocent people are killed this way then by raving maniacs on a suicide mission. These innocents are usually victims of established criminals. They don't follow the rules about acquiring weapons, safety training, etc. Not all pay for their own guns and many who do pay for them stole the money to do so. Why not focus first on these people rather than be distracted by high profile events? Maybe it's because we've not been able to stop criminals so we go after the law biding instead.

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