TV News LIES

Wednesday, Aug 24th

Last update05:20:13 AM GMT

You are here News Of Special Interest Around The World, Gun Ownership And Firearms Deaths Go Together

Around The World, Gun Ownership And Firearms Deaths Go Together

E-mail Print PDF

gun deathsA study on guns, violence and mental health, long scheduled to be published this week, finds that gun ownership is a bigger factor than mental illness when it comes to firearms deaths. But the data suggest that both play roles.

Earlier research has found that places with high rates of gun ownership have more firearms deaths, but critics of those findings say that it could be that people living in dangerous places are apt to buy firearms to .

And the question of mental illness has surfaced again and again, with shootings in Aurora, Colo., Newtown, Conn., and now the Washington Navy Yard, where 12 people were killed Monday by a man who appears to .

In this study, doctors in New York looked at data on gun ownership, crime rate, firearms-related deaths and depression from 27 developed countries, including the United States, Japan, Great Britain and South Africa.

More...


Most Recent Related Stories...


Aly Raisman, Gabby Douglas make gymnastics history in comeback

Aly RaismanAly Raisman and Gabby Douglas weren’t seeking a told-you-so moment. The gold medals around their necks...

Simone Biles, Aly Raisman win gold and silver in floor final

Simone Biles and Aly RaismanSimone Biles finished her Rio Olympics with a fifth Olympic medal, fourth gold. Putting yesterday's mistake...

Co-chair of Trump veterans' group pleads guilty in 2014 Bundy standoff

Trump veterans co-chair pleads guilty A co-chair of a veterans’ group with Donald Trump’s campaign will plead guilty to federal charges...

WikiLeaks, too, claims to have NSA code

Julian AssangeThe auction for an advanced, NSA-linked cyberweapon just became cheaper. After a day of speculation over...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!