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gun control

Gun policy
Widespread support for safety proposals
Published July 21, 2018
Gun owners, non-gun owners agree on many policies that restrict or regulate firearms, survey finds
Gun policy
The case for funding firearm research
Published July 21, 2018
As gun policy debate rages, scientists say funding for research is critical / Wired
Public Health
Hot spot policing effectively reduces Baltimore gun violence
Published July 21, 2018
Report evaluates effectiveness of deterrence programs used in city since 2003
Texas church shooting 'fits a pattern'
Published July 21, 2018
Despite research thats shows majority of mass shootings have a connection to domestic abuse, policy loopholes allow abusers to obtain firearms easily
Study explores gun violence injuries, cost
Published July 21, 2018
Analysis estimates firearm-related injuries in U.S. cost $2.8B annually in emergency room, inpatient charges
'Reducing Gun Violence in America' available for free download
Published July 21, 2018
280-page report, recommendations authored by experts from Bloomberg School of Public Health
Commentary
More guns won't make college campuses safer
Published July 21, 2018
Campus-carry laws will invite tragedies, not end them, Daniels and Webster write
Campus carry
Study: Guns on campuses won't deter shootings
Published July 21, 2018
Evidence suggests right-to-carry permissions on campus will likely lead to increase in gun violence, suicides
Issue in focus
Firearms and domestic violence
Published July 21, 2018
A look at what protections are in place to keep domestic abusers from getting guns, the most common weapon used in intimate partner homicides
Issue in focus
Armed America
Published July 21, 2018
Facts, figures, and an up-close look at the gun reform debate