Essays Tagged: "James Brady"

Gun control - Seven Days: Is it Enough Time?

Ronald Reagan was the target of an attempted assassination, which instead hit the press secretary, James Brady, who is now an invalid because of the bullet that entered his head that day. After this ...

(4 pages) 85 0 4.1 Jan/1992

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

The Brady Bill - The Licence to Carry a Gun.

t from the side of the President, but fourteen years later from President Reagan's press secretary, James Brady.Brady was walking alongside the president, when John W. Hinkley Jr. shot at the presiden ...

(7 pages) 117 0 4.2 Jan/1995

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

The Brady bill and its passage

aswell as from the Handgun Control Inc., the chief gun control lobby led by Sarah Brady, the wifeof James Brady. The consistent public support for the bill from the introduction through thepassage of ... m the public, the bill also gained the backing from the former president Reagan who, in atribute to James Brady, said that it is 'just plain common sense that there be a waiting period toallow local l ...

(16 pages) 150 0 4.6 Oct/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

Social Issues in criminal Justice which involves Guns.

sident Ronald Reagan walked to his limousine in front of the Washington Hilton Hotel. Moments later James Brady, the President's Press Secretary, lay on the wet pavement of a Washington D.C. sidewalk ... witness a stunning reelection victory and some of the highest approval ratings in American history.James Brady, was not so lucky. Suffering from extensive brain damage he would never fully recover. H ...

(26 pages) 422 0 4.5 Sep/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights