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.

The Commonsense Gun Laws Partnership: A Collaboration Dedicated to Preventing Gun Violence

The Commonsense Gun Laws Partnership: A Collaboration Dedicated to Preventing Gun Violence

Earlier this year, we announced an exciting new partnership between the Law Center and American...READ MORE

Warning Signs: Preventing Gun Violence in Crisis Situations

Warning Signs: Preventing Gun Violence in Crisis Situations

The Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence is proud to partner with Americans for Responsible Soluti...READ MORE

Dangerous Constitutional Amendment Allows Convicted Felons to Challenge Common Sense Gun Laws

Dangerous Constitutional Amendment Allows Convicted Felons to Challenge Common Sense Gun Laws

In early July, the Louisiana Supreme Court unanimously upheld a state law prohibiting convicted felo...READ MORE

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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.

The Commonsense Gun Laws Partnership: A Collaboration Dedicated to Preventing Gun Violence

The Commonsense Gun Laws Partnership: A Collaboration Dedicated to Preventing Gun Violence

Earlier this year, we announced an exciting new partnership between the Law Center and American...READ MORE

Warning Signs: Preventing Gun Violence in Crisis Situations

Warning Signs: Preventing Gun Violence in Crisis Situations

The Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence is proud to partner with Americans for Responsible Soluti...READ MORE

2013 State Scorecard: Why Gun Laws Matter

2013 State Scorecard: Why Gun Laws Matter

The Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence is proud to partner with the Brady Campaign to release ou...READ MORE

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