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Do Gun Bans Curb Violent Crime? (Part 2 of 3 on Reducing Violent Crime in the US)

lcnc Wrote: Jan 29, 2013 12:36 PM
The UK banned private ownership of all firearms. Now they 3.5X more violent crime, per capita, as the US..... Duh!
jtyme Wrote: Jan 29, 2013 6:15 PM
And let's not forget that the US stats include places like Chicago, DC, New York City and other "Blue" cities...all having much higher violent crime stats that just about all of the rest of the country...
Who isn't sickened by the moral decay and heinous acts of violence across our country? My heart and prayers continue to go out to victims everywhere.

But do gun bans -- such as the one proposed this past week by Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., which would outlaw 120 specific firearms -- curb violent crime?

Not according to a recent Fox News investigation titled "Assault-weapons ban no guarantee mass shootings would decrease, data shows." The report concluded, "Data published earlier this year showed that while the (Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act, which was signed by President Bill Clinton) was in place, from...