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"We do ban some kinds of armor-piercing bullets ... but ... the law is written ... in the wrong way ... based on what it's made of. ... (that's) not good enough because clever people have figured out how to design ammunition made from common materials that do just as much damage. ... "This legislation will change that. It will see to it that we judge ammunition not based on what it's made of, but based on how much harm it can do."
He called the current law "nothing less than confiscation of private property." One major ally is Chuck Haytaian, Republican of Independence, the Assembly minority leader. At his re-election announcement recently, attended by Mr. Manning, Mr. Haytaian, in addition to lambasting the administraton on taxes, education and automobile insurance, said, "This administration is confiscating guns, or they are going to put people in jail."
Originally posted by DestroyDestroyDestroy
Man those darn liberals, they're gonna take your guns and then their gonna kill your unborn child!
What does it take to convince people that in our current society guns do more harm than good? Granted guns don't kill people, people kill people, it's still stupid to allow any idiot to obtain a gun, regardless of whether they go about it legally or illegally. Either arm and train everyone, or ban guns outright. Both solutions work, though the latter will take much longer to become fully effective.