Corpus ID: 168676420

Preventing the diversion of guns to criminals through effective firearm sales laws

@inproceedings{Webster2013PreventingTD,
  title={Preventing the diversion of guns to criminals through effective firearm sales laws},
  author={Daniel W. Webster and Jon S. Vernick and Emma Beth McGinty and Ted Alcorn},
  year={2013}
}
  • Daniel W. Webster, Jon S. Vernick, +1 author Ted Alcorn
  • Published 2013
  • Business
  • Preventing individuals who are deemed too risky or dangerous from obtaining firearms is arguably the most important objective of gun control policies. Many perpetrators of gun violence are prohibited by federal law from purchasing firearms from a licensed dealer due to prior felony convictions or young age. Other contributions to this book provide compelling evidence that existing conditions for disqualifying someone from legally possessing firearms are justifiable and should be expanded… CONTINUE READING

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