Gun control is one of the most controversial laws not only in the United States but in other countries. It is the main subject of gun politics which can be described as a set of legal issues that surround ownership and the regulation of the firearms.
In the untied states, gun control is a heated debate as the congress continues to debate of the efficacy and the constitutionality of the gun control laws in the country. Since 1934, the congress has enacted a number of laws which are aimed at promoting strict gun control laws in the country.
Outside the congress, gun control laws has divided the public alike with proponents calling for strict gun laws to curb the high rate of homicide crimes while opponent argue that strict gun laws is not a solution to the rising rate of homicide crimes.