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Concealed Carry Killers
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>>
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>>
    
 
      

 
As the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) hawks its militarized products at its annual SHOT Show in Las Vegas, gun violence prevention activists protest at NSSF headquarters in Newtown, calling for gun industry responsibility. Video by Newtown Action Alliance’s Sue Roman.




 

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>>

 



Missouri Ranks #1 for Black Homicide Victimization
Missouri leads the nation in the rate of black homicide victimization with a rate of 34.98 per 100,000, nearly two times the national black homicide victimization rate and more than seven times the overall homicide rate nationwide, according to a new analysis by the VPC. More>>

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