The Right to Bear Arms?

Cabral, Elena
March 2006
Junior Scholastic;3/27/2006, Vol. 108 Issue 15, p8
The article presents information on the controversies over the right to bear arms in the U.S. In the U.S. as a whole, firearms have been the source of a long and fierce debate. Every day, news stories tell about people killed by guns, in crimes or by accident. Most of the weapons used in those incidents are handguns or assault rifles. Most gun-control supporters want those kinds of weapons banned. They seek background checks, age minimums, and other measures for individuals who want to buy other types of guns.


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