[See NewsBusters for more.] NBC and ABC on Thursday broke in with alarmed coverage of the 6-3 gun rights victory in the Supreme Court, worrying about whether the out of touch conservatives on the Court will get people killed. ABC acknowledged that the ruling was “big” and “major.” The decision makes it much harder for liberal states like New York to just refuse to issue a concealed carry permit to residents. But journalist Pierre Thomas speculated about more death as a result: “The question is will this make it much more easy for people to have weapons in public, concealed weapons and will that lead to more shootings and accidents and different kinds of things?”
ABC: Will SCOTUS Gun Rights Ruling Lead to More Shooting and Death?