Urban voters seek more campaign talk of gun crime

There are 2 comments on the Athens Banner-Herald story from Sep 1, 2012, titled Urban voters seek more campaign talk of gun crime. In it, Athens Banner-Herald reports that:

In this Jan. 8, 2012 file photo, Martina Garcia, right, of the Hispanic Community Organization For Life, speaks about witnessing too much violence in her community during a march and vigil against gun violence in New York's a Harlem neighborhood on the first anniversary of the Tucson, Arizona shootings that killed six and injured 12.

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robert

Hollywood, FL

#1 Sep 1, 2012
Do these people who are afraid of urban gun violence really think new gun control laws will deter urban gun violence. Just take a look at the shooters, not the off beat sicko who is responsible for a public active shooter incident but the ones responsible for the day to day gun violence. Do you really think the thugs are going to go oh me, they outlawed it, now the illegal stuff I was going to do is more illegal I better leave my gun at home. You are nuts if you think the criminals will pay attention to new laws. The very things that make you afraid are the very things that make it necessary not to infringe on a person's right to defend themselves.

Since: Mar 09

The Left Coast

#2 Sep 1, 2012
No question about it, we need a regulation that makes it illegal to shoot someone.

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