The Second Amendment And The Rights Of A Free State Essay

2095 Words Nov 17th, 2016 9 Pages
Today in the United States, the Second Amendment is a largely controversial debated topic by roughly every politician. The Second Amendment was adopted on December 15, 1791. It states “A well-regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed” (Masters). There are various inputs to this enormous problem, on the bare surface it seems as if a large proportion of this input is contributed by society; or that is what numerous politicians continue to claim. If people take an extensive look at this dilemma many will draw the conclusion that out of thousands of cases yearly, a high percentage of gun violence is deeply rooted back to mishandling by companies that produce these weapons, also the government giving the blind eye and continuously marketing these weapons. “In the first couple of months of 2016 President Obama presented a package of executive actions, these actions were meant to decrease gun violence. Most noticeable in this package, it was a measure to require dealers showcasing these firearms for sale at gun shows or online to obtain federal licenses” (Masters). Also having the responsibility to conduct a background check on interested buyers. Many of these mishandlings come into play when people who are very intelligent and also know the ins and outs find loopholes in the system to engaged themselves in the firearms sales, but fly under the government’s radar.
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