Does Permitless Carry Raise Murder Rates?
5 Pages Posted: 6 Sep 2017
Date Written: September 2, 2017
Many American states are repealing concealed weapon licensing laws, allowing anyone who may lawfully possess a gun (sometimes limited to residents of the state), to carry a gun concealed without a license. This article examines the question of whether such laws affect murder rates, and if so, in what direction.
Keywords: firearms, concealed carry
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