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Old Jan 11, 2014, 01:30 PM   #151
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"In other news, Illinois murder and crime rate drops by 38% in 2014"

I can see it now. Well done, Illinois.
Source that liberal gun laws reduce crime on a state-by-state basis?

The evidence I have seen shows it makes no difference on increases crime.
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Old Jan 11, 2014, 01:36 PM   #152
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Source that liberal gun laws reduce crime on a state-by-state basis?

The evidence I have seen shows it makes no difference on increases crime.
He is going from anecdotal evidence.
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Old Jan 11, 2014, 02:22 PM   #153
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While we don't have to buy guns we still have to have a bunch of nuts around with guns, and be worried about getting caught in the crossfire if one of those nuts decides to try to be a hero and go after someone else with a gun.
Maybe the "nut" prefers to have the ability to defend himself if attacked by a violent person. Why does your preference seem, to you, more weighty?
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Old Jan 14, 2014, 06:50 AM   #154
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looks like their might be some pent-up demand...
http://www.foxnews.com/us/2014/01/14...cmp=latestnews
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Old Jan 14, 2014, 10:24 AM   #155
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Maybe the "nut" prefers to have the ability to defend himself if attacked by a violent person.
Much more likely someone in his family will die at the hands of that gun than it will ever be used on some boogeyman home invader.
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