TITLE

THE NEXT GUN FIGHT

AUTHOR(S)
SCHERED, MICHAEL
PUB. DATE
January 2013
SOURCE
Time International (South Pacific Edition);1/28/2013, Vol. 181 Issue 3, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the issue of gun control in the United States in the wake of the school shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut in December 2012. It mentions that the shooting may have increased public support for new weapons regulation in the United States, including universal background checks for firearms purchases, restricting high-capacity ammunition clips, and banning the sale of assault-weapons. Also presented is an overview of the position of the National Rifle Association (NRA) on the issue.
ACCESSION #
87057142

 

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