watch it all the way through. You can watch as the officer "magically" changes a standard hunting rifle into an "assault weapon" right before your eyes simply by changing the "furniture" on the firearm.
What is the real problem, it's mental health. We must stop using the prison system to house the mentally disturbed. These people need treatment. They need professionals that understand how they think and why they think the way they do.
Adam Lanza, did try to purchase a firearm. The National Instant background check system (NICS) WORKED, he was refused and could not buy a firearm.
His mother, Nancy Lanza was trying to engage her son in a family activity by taking him to a Rifle range. Adam is(was) a functional autistic child with behavioral problems. I can certainly understand a parent trying desperately to engage her child in something that she thought he could handle. She was wrong. But can you blame her? Have you ever been around an autistic child.
you should read this in it's entirety
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