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We Know How to Stop School Shootings

notmuchlonger Wrote: Dec 20, 2012 10:16 AM
"giving more money to an already in debt person" what side are you arguing? kinda like the pres refusing to stop spending but "i am also going to ban assault weapons" ...squirrel!

In the wake of a monstrous crime like a madman's mass murder of defenseless women and children at the Newtown, Conn., elementary school, the nation's attention is riveted on what could have been done to prevent such a massacre.

Luckily, some years ago, two famed economists, William Landes at the University of Chicago and John Lott at Yale, conducted a massive study of multiple victim public shootings in the United States between 1977 and 1995 to see how various legal changes affected their frequency and death toll.

Landes and Lott examined many of the very policies being proposed...

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