Do gun laws work?
Many types of gun laws are effective at reducing gun deaths and injuries, keeping guns away from criminals and other prohibited people, and fighting illegal gun trafficking. The Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence tracks important studies proving that smart laws can and do work to prevent gun violence. Our publications offer in-depth analysis of significant trends in firearms laws and policies nationwide.
On April 29, the nation was saddened by the death of two-year old Caroline Sparks, who was shot ...READ MORE
In a closely watched case, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit issued a significant...READ MORE
The Law Center applauds Governor Hickenlooper and the Colorado Legislature on the passage of his...READ MORE
Gun laws in America are complicated. The Law Center’s publications analyze the intricate and changing world of gun legislation and Second Amendment litigation across the country to clarify the truth about gun laws in America.
We hear stories of gun violence every day. Domestic disputes turning deadly. Street crimes takin...READ MORE
The Law Center's latest brochure, The Second Amendment Battleground: Victories in the Courts and...READ MORE
Forced Reciprocity: Why Your Community Shouldn't Be Subject to Other States' Weak Concealed Handgun Laws
Last updated November 29, 2011 State laws regulating who can carry concealed, loaded handguns and...READ MORE