The father of one of the six victims killed in a shooting rampage has slammed the National Rifle Association (NRA) and politicians for the death of their son.
Christopher Martinez's father blamed "craven, irresponsible politicians and the NRA", adding "they talk about gun rights, what about Chris's right to live?".
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