Because the carry-permit law limits the situations in which the presence of a gun in public can cause a sudden escalation of violence, it serves to reduce the number of accidental shootings, homicides and serious injuries that plague far too many of our communities.What's your opinion? Please leave a comment.
While opponents of gun regulation invariably claim that only law-abiding gun owners are affected by regulations on gun use, the reality is that gun violence is, tragically, not limited to known criminals.
Monday, October 11, 2010
Gun Carry Permits in New Jersey
North Jersey.com published an opinion piece by Linda E. Fisher, law professor in the Seton Hall Law School Center for Social Justice. In supporting the long-standing New Jersey policy regarding justification of needing to carry a gun outside the home prior to the issuance of a permit, she made a very important point which often goes overlooked.