Las Vegas Shooting Survivors Divided On Gun Reform

Las Vegas Shooting Survivors Divided On Gun Reform

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Play Video Play Mute Current Time 0:00 / Duration Time 0:00 Loaded: 0% Progress: 0% Stream TypeLIVE Remaining Time -0:00 Playback Rate 1 Chapters Chapters descriptions off, selected Descriptions subtitles off, selected Subtitles captions settings, opens captions settings dialog captions off, selected Captions Audio Track Fullscreen This is a modal window. Caption Settings Dialog Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window. TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaque Font Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400% Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadow Font FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall Caps DefaultsDone The shooting at the Route 91 music festival left nearly five dozen people dead and hundreds wounded. It is the worst mass shooting in American history. In cases before Vegas, like Newtown, and since Vegas, like Parkland, the fight over how to keep guns out of the hands of "bad guys" has produced new regulations. But not in Nevada. The nuances of this shooting are very different than the others. The state of Nevada has some of the loosest gun laws in the country, and high rates of gun ownership. In fact, Everytown for Gun Safety says 97.1 percent of Nevada residents live within 10 miles of a gun dealer. And yet the city of Las Vegas is made up of people like Christine Caria and Cody Jones. The women were at the concert as the nightmare unfolded, and they watched as people were shot all around them. They have vastly different opinions on what kind of gun regulations should come next. "I believe in the NRA. They’re there to […]

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