Gun Control

By:Samantha Cupp

With or Without.

People who are against gun control would say that they need to protect their self from criminals, they also say that its a great sport to do, with hunting and compitition. One of the biggest reasons why people do not want gun control is because of their political veiws. This can be a big dabate because

People who are with gun control would argue that the police are there to protect the citizens and to be the only ones to have guns on them. The reason that people are mostly with gun control is because of the criminal rate or the lose of a loved one.


The Second Amendment.

The second amendment is the right to keep and bear as a citizen.


Criminal Cases.


A Florida judge has set a tentative
April date for a self-defense hearing allowing George
Zimmerman’s legal team to argue that second-degree murder charges should be
dropped in connection with the shooting death of Trayvon
Martin. Circuit Judge Debra Nelson said she will rule Monday on a
prosecution request for a gag order in the celebrated case that sparked weeks of
demonstrations. The Friday court hearing was televised. Zimmerman, a neighborhood watch volunteer, has admitted shooting the unarmed Martin on Feb. 26 in Sanford, Fla. But Zimmerman has argued that he acted in self-defense. The prosecution has maintained that Zimmerman profiled
the 17-year-old because he is African American.


against or for.

i am defenetly against gun control, because we need something to defend our-self and i love to hunt!

recent cases.

On June 4, CeCe McDonald was sentenced to 41 months in prison. This is the minimum sentence for second degree manslaughter in Minnesota. CeCe will receive credit for the 275 days she's already spent in custody. Along with a reduction in time served for presumed good behavior, McDonald will likely be released from prison in under two years. Because she is transgender, it's expected that McDonald will be sent to Minnesota Correctional Facility-St. Cloud, a men's prison. According to the Minneapolis Star-Tribute, once there "the state will initiate an effort to make its own determination of McDonald's gender."


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