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Concealing the Risk

Real-World Effects of Lax Concealed Weapons Laws

Table of Contents


Section One: Crimes Committed After Licensure

Section Two: Crimes Committed Before Licensure

This is the full text of the 1996 Violence Policy Center study Concealing the Risk: Real-World Effects of Lax Concealed Weapons Laws. For information on how to order a hard copy of the study from the Violence Policy Center, please return to the publications page.

The Violence Policy Center is a national non-profit educational foundation that conducts research on violence in America and works to develop violence-reduction policies and proposals. The Center examines the role of firearms in America, conducts research on firearms violence, and explores new ways to decrease firearm-related death and injury.

All contents � 1998 Violence Policy Center