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1. What are the pros of gun control? As part of your research, find a pro-gun control
organization that someone could join for tougher gun control and list it along with a
website we could go to for more information.
Pros of gun control
The Second Amendment is not an unlimited right to own gun.
More gun control laws would reduce gun deaths.
High-capacity magazines should be banned because they too often turn murder
into mass murder.
More gun control laws are needed to protect women from domestic abusers and
stalkers.
Guns are rarely used in self-defense.
Legally owned guns are frequently stolen and used by criminals
Gun control laws would reduce the societal costs associated with gun violence.
A majority of adults, including gun owners, support common sense gun control
such as background checks, bans on assault weapons, and bans on high-capacity
magazines.
More gun control leads to fewer suicides.
Enacting gun control laws such as mandatory safety features would reduce the
number of accidental gun deaths.
The presence of a gun makes a conflict more likely to become violent.

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Armed civilians are unlikely to stop crimes and are more likely to make
dangerous situations, including mass shootings, more deadly.
Countries with restrictive gun control laws have lower gun homicide and suicide
rates than the United States.
The Second Amendment was intended to protect the right of militias to own guns,
not the right of individuals.
Civilians, including hunters, should not own military-grade firearms or firearm
accessories.
Pro-gun organization found: The Coalition to stop gun violence
Website: https://www.csgv.org/
2. What are the cons of gun control? As part of your research, find a an anti- gun
control organization or pro-gun organization that someone could join for tougher
gun control and list it along with a website we could go to for more information.
The Second Amendment of the US Constitution protects individual gun
ownership.
Gun control laws do not deter crime; gun ownership deters crime.
Gun control laws infringe upon the right to self-defense and deny people a sense
of safety.
Gun control laws, especially those that try to ban "assault weapons," infringe
upon the right to own guns for hunting and sport.

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1. What are the pros of gun control? As part of your research, find a pro-gun control organization that someone could join for tougher gun control and list it along with a website we could go to for more information. Pros of gun control ➢ The Second Amendment is not an unlimited right to own gun. ➢ More gun control laws would reduce gun deaths. ➢ High-capacity magazines should be banned because they too often turn murder into mass murder. ➢ More gun control laws are needed to protect women from domestic abusers and stalkers. ➢ Guns are rarely used in self-defense. ➢ Legally owned guns are frequently stolen and used by criminals ➢ Gun control laws would reduce the societal costs associated with gun violence. ➢ A majority of adults, including gun owners, support common sense gun control such as background checks, bans on assault weapons, and bans on high-capacity magazines. ➢ More gun control leads to fewer suicides. ➢ Enacting gun control laws such as mandatory safety features would reduce the number of accidental gun deaths. ➢ The presence of a gun makes a conflict more likely to become violent. ➢ Armed civilians are unlikely to stop crimes and are more ...
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