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April 10th, 2013
10:41 AM ET

VIDEO: Are background checks for gun purchases enough? Baltimore police chief and Newtown victim family member weigh in

Baltimore Co. police chief Jim Johnson and Newtown victim family member Jillian Soto on proposed gun control laws.


Filed under: Background checks • Gun control
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    April 21, 2013 at 11:49 am | Report abuse | Reply
  2. jane doe

    I'm sorry for all those innocent people who died by gun violence, but lets be honest: NONE OF THOSE MEASURES THAT OBAMA AND THAT POLICE CHIEF WANTS, WOULD HAD PREVENTED SANDY HOOK.

    Just look at some of the cities with highest gun control laws: Detroit, Chicago and Washington D.C and look at their gun crimes, no... look at their high numbers of crime, period. GUN CONTROL doesn't work, period.

    So the question is, why?

    1. Why do the federal government wants to know what type of gun you have?
    2. What does it intend to do with that information?
    3. How do these new laws keep you safe from gun violence?
    4. HOW do these new laws prevents illegal gun ownership?

    not one pro-gun control people can answer these questions.

    P.S. adam used pistols not "assault weapons". but they are focus on "assault weapons"

    April 10, 2013 at 4:38 pm | Report abuse | Reply

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