With more and more gun owners in America saying that they own guns for self-defense, reasonable Americans should demand that lawmakers make laws that reflect reality.
“Good guys with guns are the best protection against armed criminals,” gun rights groups say. But there is little data to corroborate that claim, and the data that does exist varies widely.
A 10-month-old baby was shot and killed by his father inside a Tennessee hotel room on Thursday. . . .
Police said the preliminary investigation showed that Adam's father, Larry Bass, 30, was handling his semi-automatic pistol inside the motel room when the gun unintentionally discharged.