The Benefits Of Stricter Gun Control Laws
Gun bans remove weapons from citizens, placing them at risk for victimization. Stricter gun control laws will favor the criminal as there is an increased chance that the citizens will be unable to defend themselves making them vulnerable to attacks. Criminals will become increasingly brazen, no longer committing crimes in the dead of the night. Citizens will have to sit idly by, no longer able to thwart crimes in progress.
Contrary to opponents for gun control, pro-gun control supporters do not believe the Second Amendment is an unlimited right to carry guns and therefore, does not infringed upon their rights (ProCon.org). They are of the opinion that laws supporting background checks will prevent guns from reaching the hands of criminals, ultimately saving lives. Pro-gun control supporters believe strong gun restrictions are necessary to keep weapons away from dangerous people whose intentions are to inflict