But what exactly is gun control? Is control itself not an illusion? Can any sense be made of this morass?
Our constitutional, Second Amendment "right to bear arms" is the oft-recited mantra of the National Rifle Association and gun backers. Let us not forget that with rights come responsibilities. Should there not be severe consequences for irresponsible actions with guns? How about mandatory prison time for any crime committed with a gun? How about requiring the registration...
This won’t be a major talking point during the rhetoric rollout at this week’s annual convocation of the National Rifle Association here in Big D. The headliners probably won’t bring it up.
...But it will be a key discussion point on Friday, during a daylong law seminar billed as the “largest gathering of Second Amendment attorneys in the country.” Marijuana-use prohibitions for gun owners is