Originally Posted by westofyou
Dan White ex fireman, city council member? I'm fairly certain it was his gun.
And if Mr White was really intent on killing the mayor, which he obviously was, I think he could have very easily gotten a gun illegally. Or maybe he could have bludgeoned him to death with a baseball bat or tire iron. The results are the same.
You don't ban law abiding citizens from legally possessing handguns simply because some nutcase goes awry.