Posted April 29, 2015 9:00 am by Comments

By Dan Zimmerman

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“(P)olitical squeamishness about defining responsible gun ownership drives our failure to hold negligent gun owners accountable. It leads to statutes that protect recklessness among manufacturers and sellers, enables legislation that encourages gun proliferation, and shackles a legal system that ends up seeming more concerned about running afoul of the firearms lobby and its adherents than in protecting the public.” – Amanda Gailey in Why Are States Reluctant to Prosecute Gun Negligence as a Crime? [at newrepublic.com]

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