Originally Posted by Fat Elvis
Number 1 is completely insane.
What exactly is "mental illness" or "mentally ill?"
How do you forbid someone who suffers from, but hasn't been diagnosed as "mentally ill" from purchasing a gun?
What is the threshold for "mentally ill" and who defines it?
The Centers for Disease Control estimates that 25% of adults live with some type of mental illness and that 50% of the US population has a mental illness at some point in their life.
Thank goodness someone said this.