26 Nov '17, 9pm

Illinois Could Prevent Animal Abusers From Owning Guns #care2

Illinois Could Prevent Animal Abusers From Owning Guns #care2

When it comes to gun access, the evidence shows that some individuals cannot be trusted to own guns responsibly. And among that group should be animal abusers, argues Jerry Elsner, executive director of the Illinois State Crime Commission. Elsner told St. Louis CBS Local that he believes the facts are clear: Animal abuse and the likelihood of gun violence are linked — and, therefore, a new law should prevent animal abusers from obtaining a gun license. “People that have abused animals, every study has said they abuse women, they abuse children, they’re serial killers. … So what we’re saying is if you’re convicted of animal abuse, no guns for you the rest of your life,” Elsner explained . Conveniently, Illinois has precedent for this kind of intervention. The state requires members of the public to obtain a Firearm Owner’s Identification (FOID) card before they can purchase...

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