A Controversial Issue Of The Gun Control Essay

809 Words Nov 21st, 2015 4 Pages
In the United States, here is a highly controversial issue of the guns control. There were tens of thousands of people died with shooting,in 2013, there were 33636 people who died because of firearms. And the whole world people know that American citizens can legally own guns. And when I went to American to study, I also knew that the guns are not very expensive, therefore, the penetration rate is very high in firearms. The US has an estimated 283 million guns in civilian hands, and about 4.5 million firearms, including approximately 2 million handguns are sold in the United States, even more than 30 people are shot and murdered each day, it was a very big number. So, here is a problem that many people have guns and it is easy to buy the guns. Before I came to America, I just knew that everyone must have the gun license to buy the guns. But I realized that different states have different state law, like Texas State, there has no laws regarding possession of "long-barreled firearms" or "long guns" (shotguns, rifles and similar) by persons 18 years or older with valid id, or handguns by persons 21 years or older, without felony convictions. But in California, the law about the guns is totally different, such as Los Angeles, it has enacted ammunition regulations. Also, it is very easy to buy a guns as a citizen in the Arizona State. I had made a survey about the people buy gun online for three guns ' dealer by calling, their answers are almost the same. First you just buy…

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