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Your Views: Discredited data fail to prove more guns make us safer

POSTED: May 15, 2014 1:00 a.m.

A recent letter writer suggested that everyone should read the seminal work promoting gun ownership, “More Guns Less Crime” by John Lott. The book, based on a study done in the early 1990s, and the author have been so thoroughly discredited that only those who are rabidly pro-gun cite it anymore.

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