TITLE

Unwanted Weapons

AUTHOR(S)
Kettl, Donald F.
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Governing;Jun2006, Vol. 19 Issue 9, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on the problem of gun violence in the U.S. Discussion on the proliferation of school violence and gun problems in the country; Efforts of local mayors to enforce legislation for gun violence; Overview of the enactment of a one gun a month plan in some states; Arguments raised by gun manufacturers and gun-control advocates.
ACCESSION #
21150171

 

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