"Oh, to be in America"

America is known for its relatively loose laws on guns and weapons. There is evidence of this in the infamous Columbine High School shootings, as well as the more recent Virginia Tech massacre in 2007. Here are some articles on the subject that might be of interest:

"Guns were easy to come by"

"Senate panel defeats bill on gun show sales"

"Gun-free zones are recipe for disaster"

"US gun laws draw heat after massacre"

"Nugent: Gun-free zones are recipe for disaster"