A judge's view: Let tragedies bolster political will to end gun violence
Published 12/08/2013, Duluth News Tribune
I know the adage: Guns don’t kill people; people do. As a lifelong hunter and gun owner, I know there’s truth behind that oft-recited 2nd Amendment mantra: Before a firearm can turn on humanity, it needs to be held in the “cold, dead hands” (Charlton Heston’s words, not mine) of a Homo sapien. It’s a simple premise, really, one that isn’t debatable. Except…Word count: 2210
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