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Criminals keep access to guns

Image by Ian Carroll (Creative Commons / Flickr) California is one of 23 states that restricts firearm access for people who have been convicted of felonies and violent or gun-related misdemeanors, [...]

May 19, 2014 // 0 Comments

The Smoking Gun

The authors of this study sought to create the most comprehensive evaluation to date analyzing gun ownership data over the past thirty years. They did so while controlling for eighteen potential [...]

November 25, 2013 // 1 Comment

Do cellphone bans work?

New evidence states that cellphone bans have not yet demonstrated an overall decrease in fatal crashes. Whether it be from the United States Department of Transportation (USDOT) or the Governors [...]

June 10, 2013 // 0 Comments

Tobacco Tax Improves Dental Health of Nonsmokers

Tobacco taxes reduce the likelihood of smoking. This improves the health of smokers and nonsmokers alike. All 50 states and Washington, DC impose a cigarette excise tax that ultimately gets passed on [...]

March 18, 2013 // 0 Comments

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