"We are very concerned about the courts doing that, because illegal firearms — especially those smuggled in from the United States … minimum prison sentences are absolutely essential to create a strong deterrent against that kind of activity," Toews said in an interview with Prairie network Golden West Radio.Yes, I'm sure the absense of a mandatory minimum is the first thing on a thugs mind when the testosterone kicks in and he feels obligated to open fire. Funny, they don't feel that way about registering firearms. Or promoting progressive social policy raises everyone's general well-being and lowers crime rates.
Wednesday, July 18, 2012
Vic Toews thinks the courts are to blame for the Toronto shooting.