Gun Control And Fourteenth Amendment Essay

1703 Words Aug 26th, 2014 7 Pages
Brown Mackie College

Gun control and 2nd Amendment in our society

Amy Brame
American Constitutional Law
Percy Pruitt
August 28, 2014

Amy Brame
Percy Pruitt
American Constitutional Law
26 August 2014

Gun Control and the 2nd Amendment in our society
One of the rights that have made America the land of the free is found in the 2nd Amendment of the Constitution. The right to “Bear Arms”, which should never be infringed by any means necessary. Recently people have been looking on the internet, along with newspapers, and magazines talking about the recent shooting in the neighborhood of Ferguson, MO. The shooting of this young man has set fear in many people about their safety in this World. Since last year the number of shootings has occurred regularly like different school shootings, people shooting each other, and cops just thinking they can shoot anyone because of race. With these shooting we don’t necessarily hear about them all the time since it happens a lot. But when we do it’s either about students are shooting other students in schools or in this case a white or black cop being racist. For instance, a shooting that happened in Colorado or in Michigan where two students had taken a gun to school and had shot their classmates just because they wanted to kill people. In this instance, I feel that the shooters were having a bad day and decided that they felt like no one cared enough about them. So they had brought the guns to school and shot…

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