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States With More Gun Laws Have Fewer Gun Deaths

States With More Gun Laws Have Fewer Gun Deaths

| March 7, 2013

A recent JAMA Internal Medicine study released Wednesday indicates that a higher number of firearm laws in a state are associated with a lower rate of firearm fatalities in the state.

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How Many Gun Related Homicides In The US?

How Many Gun Related Homicides In The US?

| February 27, 2013

2011 CDC reports indicate 11,101 gun related homicides in the U.S., or 3.6 per 100,000. Accidents 851, suicides 19,766, for a total of 32,163.

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Murder Weapons 2011: Guns 68%, Knives 13%, Blunt objects 4%, Personal weapons 6%, Other 9%.

Murder Weapons 2011: Guns 68%, Knives 13%, Blunt objects 4%, Personal weapons 6%, Other 9%.

| February 20, 2013

According to 2011 FBI statistics, there were 12,664 murders in the US, 8,583 caused by firearms. Handguns 72.47% Rifles 3.76% and Shotguns 4.15%.

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