MI lawmaker wants to allow abuse victims to have guns in 'gun free-zones'

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Tuesday, February 25, 2014 - 1:40pm

A Michigan lawmaker wants abuse victims to carry guns, even in "gun free-zones".

Schools, churches and malls are among the gun-free zones State Representative Tim Kelly wants to change for abuse victims.

"Over 85-percent of women are victims of domestic violence," Kelly argues. "Over 75-percent of women are stalking victims."

Saginaw, in Kelly's district, was recently named "The Most Dangerous City for Women" by Forbes Magazine.

"I felt like this would be a good piece of legislation to take care of a vulnerable population," he says.

But not everyone agrees.

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