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Response to LisaL (Reply #72)

Fri Feb 16, 2018, 02:44 AM

74. Their son asked if he could move in with them. I haven't seen it reported anywhere

whether they knew about the gun when they said yes. They did have a gun safe in their house, so presumably they already owned a gun and were more comfortable with guns than we are.

But giving this teen a place to sleep didn't increase the chance he would shoot up the school. If they had barred the door, he still would have had the gun. And he might have been distraught enough to shoot up the school even sooner.

We'll never know what would have happened if the parents had banned him and his gun from the house.

But the real focus should be why we have gun laws that allowed him to get hold of an AR-15 and all that ammo.

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