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How would you feel if the government carried out a serious ban on guns?

Here in China, the government doesn't allow the free gun sales and the man who want to have his gun (usully for protecting the forest or animals) legally must have the arm licence which is also hard to obtain.
But I hear about that in many other countries ,any adult can buy guns freely just as biscuits.But as you all know, terrible shooting accidents are happening now and then.
Does your government start to draw out decrees over gun control or gun ban?How do you feel if the government carry it out seriously? I just want to know your true feeling without any offence.Thank you!

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  • Jun 28 2013: gun control should be based on population density. whats right for new york city or chicago is not right for rural nebraska any governing body thats population is over a certain numerical density can set up its own gun control laws implimentation could be the same as speed limit signs.if it takes law enforcement over 30 minutes to respond to emergency calls you cannot expect citizens to remain unarmed
    all kinds of practical data can be added to population and emergency response time to allow the governing body to legislate some level of gun control on an opt in basis.
    the default must be NO gun control
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      Jun 28 2013: David, it kind of is...
      Big cities have very strict laws on gun ownership and carry and use.
      OK, in my neck of the woods, not so much

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