TITLE

Under Fire

AUTHOR(S)
Fineman, Howard; Cooper, Matt; Pedersen, Daniel
PUB. DATE
May 1999
SOURCE
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);05/31/99 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 133 Issue 22, p53
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Looks at the political status of gun control in the United States in the wake of spring 1999 shooting incidents at Columbine High School in Littleton, Colorado, and Heritage High School in Conyers, Georgia. Details of the Conyers incident; Provisions of a measure passed by the US Senate; Democrats' utilization of gun control as a campaign issue; Cultural changes that have contributed to changing attitudes about gun ownership.
ACCESSION #
1901178

 

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