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Concealed Carry Killers
ATF Proposal to Restrict Certain Types of AR-15 Ammo Direct Result of Gun Industry’s Design and Marketing of Armor-Piercing Assault Pistols, VPC Report Shows
The firearms industry and gun lobby are fighting a battle of their own creation with ATF according to a new report from the VPC. More>>
Chapel Hill Attack is the 29th Mass Shooting Involving a Concealed Handgun Permit Holder Since May 2007
The man who allegedly murdered three students in Chapel Hill, NC on Tuesday had a concealed handgun permit, state records show. It is the 29th mass shooting committed by a concealed handgun permit holder since May 2007. More>>
    
 
      

On his cable television show, NRA Board Member Ted Nugent lauds the rifle power of the Century International Arms Centurion 39 AK-47 pistol: “This is a variation of what they lovingly refer to as the Kalashnikov, the AK-47....This is a handgun version, almost what you see the bad guys in Afghanistan use...7.62 x 39, out of a little, short, rifle basically, but it’s a handgun, this is a handgun.”


 

States with Weak Gun Laws and Higher Gun Ownership Lead Nation in Gun Deaths, New Data for 2013 Confirms
Newly available data for 2013 reveals that states with weak gun violence prevention laws and higher rates of gun ownership have the highest overall gun death rates in the nation. More>>

 



Concealed Carry Killers Responsible for At Least 722 Deaths Since 2007
Individuals with permits to carry concealed handguns in public are responsible for at least 722 non-self defense deaths since 2007, a number that likely represents a fraction of the actual total, according to updated data released by the VPC. More>>

Mass Shootings in the United States Involving High-Capacity Ammunition Magazines
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