Punishing Legal Gun Owners in Portland, Oregon

Just read an interesting article about efforts to punish legal gun owners for gun violence committed by criminals.  Author Dave Lister describes how an escalation of gang-related shootings has caused the mayor of Portland, Oregon to take exactly the wrong measures to protect the rights of legal firearms owners.

Five proposals appear at first glance to help curb the gun violence.  The problem is that these actions attempt to limit legally-owned guns in the city, and impose new laws on the citizens that are most likely to obey them.  The whole fallacy to these proposals is that criminals do not follow laws.

Again, check out this interesting story here.

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