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Doctors punished for protecting children

A 9-year-old girl in Arizona accidentally fatally shot her shooting range instructor last month after he set her Uzi to automatic and allowed her to hold the weapon on her own. The incident garnered [...]

September 9, 2014 // 0 Comments

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

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