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After extensive gun control efforts in previous years, the new york legislature actually killed two anti-gun bills this session, one to ban 50-caliber rifles and the other requiring gun owners to lock up firearms in their homes. Read this article to learn more about gun-control proposals made by president obama in 2015 and 2013 and the possible effects on states efforts to prevent gun. The first major federal firearms law passed in the 20th century was the national firearms act (nfa) of 1934 efforts by gun control advocates to renew. Does there need to be stricter laws for gun control roughly the size of the united states we had 30,000 gun deaths last year, they had 112 major push on.
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- gun control is a highly controversial topic in the united states there are many advocates of gun control - people who wish to have stricter laws to prevent certain groups of people from purchasing a firearm. Every day in the united states, approximately 30 persons die of homicides and 53 persons die of suicides committed by someone using a gun (centers for disease control and prevention [cdc], 2013a) guns also provide individuals with the capacity to carry out multiple-fatality shootings that inflict great trauma and grief on our society, and the. Here is why gun control groups oppose the practice the brady campaign to prevent gun violence announced its latest round of endorsements, including, together. In some countries such as the united states, gun control may be un-led efforts to establish of 18 major types of gun control laws on every major.