On Dec. 14, a disturbed young man was able to seek out and kill 20 children and six adults. He accomplished this task with a legally obtained (by his mother) high-magazine-capacity rifle.
No hunter that I know uses this type of weapon to hunt game. Yet recent news broadcasts reveal that these weapons are flying off the shelves. Why?
We have a military and a police force that are armed with these weapons for our protection. Why do we continue to purchase these weapons (with high-capacity magazines) so that the mentally ill and troubled can eventually find them and use them?