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Gun Violence Across America

This interactive map shows how each state ranks in terms of overall levels of gun violence.

INTERACTIVE

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Pennsylvania Under the Gun

While Pennsylvania has instituted important measures to prevent gun violence, more can be done to strengthen its laws and reduce gun-related crimes.

ISSUE BRIEF

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Temporary Restraining Orders and Gun Violence in Connecticut

Connecticut has strong gun laws, but one significant loophole leaves victims of intimate partner violence vulnerable to gun violence: The state does not prohibit abusers subject to temporary restraining orders from possessing or purchasing guns.

FACT SHEET

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Nevada Gun Violence

Nevada is home to some of the nation’s highest rates of gun deaths and weakest gun laws.

FACT SHEET

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Enhancing Oversight of Gun Dealers in Illinois

Enactment of state gun-dealer licensing would be an effective tool for increasing oversight of the gun industry in Illinois and ensuring that dealers retain control over their dangerous inventory.

FACT SHEET

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South Carolina Gun Violence

The state of South Carolina has both some of the weakest gun laws and some of the highest levels of gun violence in the country.

FACT SHEET

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The Terror Gap

With the ever-present threat of lone-wolf and homegrown terrorists perpetrating attacks on American soil, it is important to close the terror gap in order to prevent known terror suspects from easily purchasing guns.

FACT SHEET

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The Myth of Police Reluctance

Despite claims to the contrary, there is no evidence to suggest that the “Hands Up” movement has caused the police to stand down.

COLUMN

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Virginia Under the Gun

A number of aspects of gun violence and gun-related crime in Virginia are exceptional or above the national average, and there is much state leaders could do to strengthen the state’s laws and prevent gun deaths.

ISSUE BRIEF