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Handgun control, effectiveness and costs

United States. General Accounting Office

Handgun control, effectiveness and costs

report to Congress

by United States. General Accounting Office

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Published by U.S. General Accounting Office] in [Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Gun control -- United States.,
    • Firearms -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
    • Firearms -- Law and legislation -- United States -- Cost effectiveness.,
    • Firearms -- Use in crime prevention.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby the Comptroller General of the United States.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV8059 .U59 1978
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 90 p. :
      Number of Pages90
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4373446M
      LC Control Number78601008

        This book gives you hard proof that the downside to "gun control" is genocide, not inconvenience to firearms owners. Lethal Laws contains the authentic original texts of "gun control" laws -- with facing translations -- that cleared the way for seven major genocides between and in wh, persons, including millions of children, were s: 3.   Gun-control supporters are often disadvantaged in the debate because many don’t know very much about firearms or gun violence. Cook and Goss, .

      The question of whether gun control is an effective method of reducing crime does not require the genius mind to obtain an answer. Countries with strict rules on accessing guns have similar rates of violent just like those countries without stringent measures on firearms. How much gun violence is there in the U.S.? There were 8, homicides by firearms in , out of 12, homicides total, according to the means that more than two-thirds of homicides.

      According to a sweeping survey, there were, at that time, more guns in the hands of Americans than there are cars on the the nearly million guns owned by Americans at that time, somewhere between 40 and 50 million of them were handguns. Of handgun owners alone, 63 percent owned these for the purpose of protecting themselves against other people, with another 20 percent .   An analysis of Armslist purchases by Everytown for Gun Safety, a gun control group, found nearly million ads last year “for firearm sales where no background check” was required.


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Matter: Congress should consider a national gun control system from a range of system designs and select a system which is most cost atives should include use of existing State systems.

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