'More Guns, Less Crime' Thesis Rests on a Flawed Statistical Design, Scholars Argue

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UNDER THE GUN: Just as state legislatures in Ohio and Missouri prepare to vote this month on whether to make it legal to carry concealed weapons, two law professors have attacked a key body of research on how handgun laws affect crime rates.

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