Category Archives: Statistics

11 Jan
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AMERICA’S HIGH HOMICIDE RATE AND OTHER LIES BY BRUCE GOLD

AMERICA’S HIGH HOMICIDE RATE AND OTHER LIES by Bruce Gold, Canadian Firearms Journal – January-February 2016 https://nfa.ca/canadian-firearms-journal

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06 Jan
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JOHN LOTT RESEARCH PAPER: DO BACKGROUND CHECKS ON PRIVATE GUN TRANSFERS HELP STOP MASS PUBLIC SHOOTINGS?

http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2711323 CLICK ON THE ABOVE LINK TO READ THIS 26-PAGE PAPER DO BACKGROUND CHECKS ON PRIVATE GUN TRANSFERS HELP STOP MASS PUBLIC SHOOTINGS? There is not one mass public shooting that occurred over that period where these checks would have ...

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03 Jan
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TOTAL NUMBER OF FIREARMS IN FRT LISTED AS ‘VARIANTS’ = 4,030

As of October 16, 2015 the total number of firearms listed in the Firearms Reference Table is 162,972. As of the October 16, 2015, the total number of firearms identified as variants…is 4,030.

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14 Dec
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MISES INSTITUTE – Gun Control Fails: What Happened in England, Ireland, and Canada

https://mises.org/blog/gun-control-fails-what-happened-england-ireland-and-canada CLICK ON THE LINK ABOVE TO READ THE FULL PAPER MISES INSTITUTE – Gun Control Fails: What Happened in England, Ireland, and Canada By Ryan McMaken – DECEMBER 10, 2015 https://mises.org/blog/gun-control-fails-what-happened-england-ireland-and-canada • England and Wales: Homicide Rates Show No ...

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10 Dec
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CATO INSTITUTE: The Costs and Consequences of Gun Control by David Kopel – December 1, 2015

http://www.cato.org/publications/policy-analysis/costs-consequences-gun-control#ful CLICK ON THE LINK ABOVE TO READ THE FULL PAPER

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04 Dec
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CSSA SPECIAL REPORT: HOW DANGEROUS ARE GUN OWNERS BY DR. GARY A. MAUSER

http://cssa-cila.org/2015/12/team-cssa-e-news-december-3-2015/ CLICK ON THE LINK ABOVE TO READ GARY’S COLUMN AND ACCESS HIS FULL RESEARCH PAPER CANADIAN SHOOTING SPORTS ASSOCIATION / CANADIAN INSTITUTE FOR LEGISLATIVE ACTION TEAM CSSA SPECIAL REPORT – December 2, 2015 HOW DANGEROUS ARE GUN OWNERS? Are ...

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18 Nov
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CBS – REALITY CHECK ON GUN CONTROL IN AUSTRALIA AND BRITAIN (VIDEO)

http://www.guns.com/2015/11/17/reality-check-on-gun-control-in-australia-and-britain-video/ Investigative reporter Ben Swann with CBS46 in Atlanta takes a closer look at the familiar trope of the success or failure of gun control overseas. One of the most familiar arguments on both sides of the gun issue is ...

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18 Nov
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Statistics Canada’s Definition of ‘firearms related crime’ is very misleading

http://canadafreepress.com/article/69964 NUMBER OF VIOLENT CRIMES INVOLVING GUNS EXAGGERATED BY AN OVER-INCLUSIVE DEFINITION OF GUN CRIME BY GARY-MAUSER – CANADA FREE PRESS – FEBRUARY 23, 2015 EXCERPTS Statistics Canada reports that there were 5,027 “firearms-related” incidents out of 263,054 violent crimes ...

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13 Nov
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Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness Mandate Letter

http://pm.gc.ca/eng/minister-public-safety-and-emergency-preparedness-mandate-letter CLICK ON THE LINK ABOVE TO READ THE COMPLETE LETTER o Take action to get handguns and assault weapons off our streets by working with the Minister of Justice to strengthen controls on hand-guns and assault weapons, including by ...

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08 Nov
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RESEARCH PAPER: Do Ammunition Background Check Laws Reduce Murder Rates?

http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2682655 Abstract: Do ammunition background check laws reduce murder rates? Analysis of the effects of New Jersey’s requirement that handgun ammunition can only be transferred to those with a pistol permit or firearms owner’s permit (both of which require a ...

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