New gun control study comes under fire

March 11, 2016 8:34 PM

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A study published yesterday in The Lancet claims to show that just three gun control laws could decrease gun deaths in the United States by more than 90%.

Universal background checks, ammunition background checks, and identification requirements for firearms are all state laws that could be applied nationally. But The Guardian reports that the study may be based on faulty data. The study used state-level gun control laws and gun violence data to calcu...

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