Granted, the guns not protecting her is a bit of a straw man argument, but it illustrates why some people believe that limits on normal gun owners could reduce some of these crimes.
Many people are looking for an easy answer to this. There isn't one.
Deebz wrote:I cannot argue the truth of these statements. However, the first 3 points you make are going to affect the legally armed citizen much more than the type of person who is going to perpetrate a mass shooting.
Making something illegal does 2 things. 1) restricts a responsible law-abiding citizen who either through moral choice or fear of penalty decides not to partake/own/act when it comes to those illegalities. 2) creates a black market to provide such illegal substances/services to the people who could care less about what our laws are.