Gun Control Debate

A debate on gun control was held between Second Amendment expert David Kopel and gun control advocate Arnie Grossman. The debate was… read more

A debate on gun control was held between Second Amendment expert David Kopel and gun control advocate Arnie Grossman. The debate was moderated by Cynthia Hessin. Topics included statistics on gunshot deaths, the Second Amendment reference to a well regulated militia, firearms licensing and laws, distrust of government, and the Patriot Act. They also responded to audience members' questions.

Arnold Grossman is the author of One Nation Under Guns: An Essay on an American Epidemic, published by Fulcrum. David Kopel is co-editor of Gun Control and Gun Rights: A Reader and Guide, published by New York University Press.

The debate sponsored by the Denver Press Club was held in the Colorado Suites of the Denver Athletic Club. close

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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Gun Control Debate

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Program ID:
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Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Debate
Location:
Denver, Colorado, United States
First Aired:
Dec 16, 2006
Last Aired:
Jan 13, 2007

Airing Details

  • Dec 16, 2006 | 8:01am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 16, 2006 | 2:30pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 18, 2006 | 12:59am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 23, 2006 | 12:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 13, 2007 | 11:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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