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Mentally Ill Not Responsible for Most Gun-Related Violence in US

The drill is almost numbingly the same: After a shooting in the U.S., people stop to honor the victims at the spot where they died. Some leave balloons. Others leave flowers. Some shed tears. The tragedy rivets the nation. And then come the calls to strengthen laws to prevent people with mental illness from gaining access to guns. When President Obama appeared on a CNN program on gun control in January of this year, a sheriff mentioned that the "real problem" in stopping gun...

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