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Every right carries responsibilities and restrictions.
Even my favorite right, the First Amendment guarantee of free speech, has responsibilities — can’t yell “fire” in a crowded theatre, speak the truth, and restrictions — defamation, sedition, child pornography, incitement to imminent lawless action, etc.
Hence, it is quite reasonable to consider two actions regarding the Second Amendment’s right to bear arms. First, institute true universal background checks and registration data bases. This simply makes good sense.
Second, back the Center for Disease Control’s research on gun violence.
Whatever your position on Second Amendment rights, responsibilities and restrictions, it is essential that we empirically understand it; we should not fear data. I hope we have the courage to examine this issue in its reality. Failing either of these sensible actions, I am only left with my default position: restrict weapons and ammunition that place law enforcement and other first responders in undue harm.