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Guns Reduce Crime

Guns Reduce Crime

The BriefGet Up To Speed

Does widespread gun ownership prevent crimes by empowering law-abiding citizens? Or does normalized gun presence make violent crime more likely, and encourage untrained civilians to take the law into their own hands?  Do guns reduce crime? 

For: Guns Reduce Crime
Wednesday, March 1, 1995
David Kopel
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Don B. Kates
Against: Guns Increase Risk
Wednesday, June 1, 2016
Douglas J. Wiebe
Thursday, October 7, 1993
Arthur L. Kellerman
Gun Control: Historical Timeline
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
CBS News December 9
Supreme Court: D.C. v. Heller
Friday, June 27, 2008
Robert Barnes
Friday, June 27, 2008
Jess Bravin
Tuesday, October 21, 2008
Adam Liptak
Thursday, September 18, 2008
Mary Beth Sheridan
Sunday, July 6, 2008
Peter Slevin
Monday, December 3, 2007
Adam Liptak
Monday, March 19, 2007
Benjamin Wittes
Monday, July 14, 2008
Robert A. Levy
Friday, June 27, 2008
Sanford Levinson
Concealed Carry
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
NRA-ILA September 4
Wednesday, April 16, 2008
Michael Bishop
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
U.S. Newswire August 13
Thursday, August 1, 1996
David Kopel
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Gun Law Effectiveness
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Washington Post November 13
Friday, December 14, 2007
James Jacobs
Sunday, June 29, 2008
Adam Liptak
Thursday, April 3, 2008
Garen J. Wintemute
Data/Research Inconclusive
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
- Available for purchase Edited by Charles F. Wellford
Suicide
Sunday, July 13, 2008
teve Chapman
Tuesday, July 1, 2008
Mike Stobbe
Justifiable Homicide
Wednesday, October 15, 2008
Kevin Johnson
Sunday, August 17, 2003
Rick Montgomery
Assault Weapons
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
NRA-ILA September 3
Monday, March 1, 1999
Jeffrey A. Roth
Wednesday, October 1, 1997
David B. Kopel
Stolen/Illegal Guns
Monday, February 1, 2016
Bloomberg School of Public Health
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
PR Newswire June 11
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Mayors against Illegal Guns December
Tuesday, November 1, 2016
- Subscription required Caroline Wolf Harlow
Gun Show Loophole
Gun Laws
Additional NRA/Brady Factsheets
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
NRA-ILA September 23
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Gun Violence Prevalence
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
National Institute of Justice June 16
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
National Institute of Justice June 25
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Bureau of Justice Statistics January 25
Firearms in America
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Reuters April 17
International Comparisons
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
BBC News April 17
Wednesday, September 24, 2008
Craig Whitlock
Firearms & Ballistics
Wednesday, December 31, 1969
L. Hepburn
Wednesday, December 31, 1969
Miscellaneous Articles
Sunday, September 28, 2008
Jenna Johnson
Wednesday, June 13, 2007
Drew Westen
Wednesday, November 1, 1995
William R. Tonso
Polls
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
PollingReport.com April 12