The Issue Of Gun Control Laws Essay example

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Thesis: A portion of the world’s population states that there should not be more gun control laws because it disarms law abiding citizens rather than keeping them armed and protected. I say I agree with President Obama there SHOULD be more gun control laws because it should not be as easy as it is for someone who wants to inflict harm on others to get their hands on a weapon.

Introduction: President obama said “The solution to such violence is obvious. It cannot be this easy for somebody who wants to inflict harm on other people to get his or her hands on a gun” (Simple Minded Gun Control). Gun control is a controversial issue worldwide. The reason why this has attracted so much attention is because not everyone is in favor of gun control and each side brings up excellent points about the issue. Research related to this issue strongly supports the claim that there SHOULD be more gun control laws. Three arguments that prove this position are (1) Incidents like Sandy Hook will be less likely to occur (2) It reduces the high rates of accidental deaths (3) As the years pass by and technology updates the laws should be up to date as well.

I. Incidents like Sandy Hook will be less likely to occur.
It will lower the chances of a criminal or someone who is not in their right state of mind to get their hands on a gun.
Let’s say an individual who is diagnosed with a mental disability such as multiple personalities, or schizophrenia, wants to purchase a weapon. Let 's also, say this…

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