Letters to the Editor

February 17, 2013

Need for gun control is obvious

In 1999, friends Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold bought guns from pizza-shop employee Mark Manes for $ 500 – a double-barreled shotgun, a rifle, a pump action shotgun, and a TEC DC9 assault pistol. Two months later, the teens went to their school in Columbine, Colo., and used those guns to murder 12 and kill themselves.

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