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Letter: Don’t hold gun makers responsible

The NYPD said guns and bulletproof vests were

The NYPD said guns and bulletproof vests were found at the Queens home of Elvin Payamps, who was arrested on weapon charges after a witness reported hearing him make threats against police. Photo Credit: NYPD

Why would you make gun manufacturers liable for someone who uses a gun to kill someone [“Tougher debate tone,” News, Jan. 18]? How can you do that?

Following that logic, anyone who drinks too much liquor and kills someone while driving should be held accountable, along with the car manufacturer and the maker of the alcohol.

People who use any tool to kill someone, intentionally or not, should be held accountable — and only that person.

Edward Tardibuono, Levittown

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