Coffeehouse Showdown: Gun Owners Test the Limits of the Law

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When Barack Obama was elected President, the National Rifle Association predicted a massive effort at gun control, and gun sales shot up last year by 39%.  But when Chicago's ban on handguns was challenged last week in the US Supreme Court, the Obama Administration was silent.

Credits

Guests:
Robert Weisberg - Stanford University - @StanfordLaw, John Pierce - Co-founder, OpenCarry.org, Paul Helmke - President, Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence, Saul Cornell - Professor of American History, Fordham University

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Katie Cooper, Andrea Brody, Christian Bordal