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9 Things to Know About Gun Violence in Washington State

There are many facets of gun violence in Washington state that stand out as exception, unusual, or above the national average, and the state can do more to prevent gun deaths and keep guns out of the hands of dangerous people.

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Fact Sheets: Protecting Women from Gun Violence

Some states have already enacted some of these policies, but many are falling short in enacting strong laws to protect women from fatal gun violence.

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Assault Weapons Revisited

Twenty years after the enactment of the federal assault weapons ban and 10 years after it was allowed to expire, it is time to consider new ideas for regulating uniquely dangerous firearms.

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Women Under the Gun

Intimate partner violence is a key driver of homicides of women, and weak gun laws at the federal and state levels leave far too many women facing a fatal end to their abuse.

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The Gun Debate 1 Year After Newtown

The debate over background checks in the past year has devolved into sound bites, misstatements, and misunderstandings. But at its core, this proposal will enhance public safety and prevent dangerous people from easily acquiring guns.

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License to Kill

Stand Your Ground laws, combined with weak state permitting laws that allow potentially dangerous individuals to carry concealed, loaded weapons in public with little law enforcement oversight or discretion, can produce deadly results.

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Lost and Stolen Guns from Gun Dealers

Congressional budget restrictions have made it harder for police to stop guns from disappearing from gun-dealer inventories.

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