Letters: Behavior, not gun type

Published: Friday, Feb. 8 2013 12:00 a.m. MST

 (Laura Seitz, Deseret News) (Laura Seitz, Deseret News)

Proposals to reduce gun violence by banning certain "assault" weapons and limiting magazine capacity to 10 rounds or less makes about as much sense as proposing to reduce drunk driver violence by banning certain "assault" vehicles and limiting fuel tank capacity to 10 gallons or less. Both will have no impact on the state of mind or behavior leading to the violence.

Ron Paxton


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