Arizona Shooting of Gabrielle Giffords: Should Gun Control Laws Be Tightened?

The shooting of U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords at a Tucson supermarket has drawn attention to the gun control laws in Arizona, which are relatively lenient when compared with other parts of the country. The state does not require a permit to conceal or carry a weapon and guns are allowed in most public buildings. Alleged shooter Jared Lee Loughner, 22, was able to buy the gun he used to shoot Giffords and several others Saturday from a sporting goods store after passing an instant background...Full Story
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