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Current laws don’t keep guns from severely mentally ill in Oklahoma

Two recent Oklahoma City cases point to loopholes in system designed to keep guns out of the hands of the severely mentally ill.

BY JULIANA KEEPING Published: October 20, 2013

Daniel Green got a family member’s handgun at home.

Gerald David Hume bought rifles and a handgun at Walmart and Gun World.

Green, who has been diagnosed with schizophrenia, is accused of killing two women, a teenage girl and a baby boy — all family members — in August.

Hume, also diagnosed...

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