July 23, 2008
Marks the ten year anniversary of
The Massachusetts Gun Control Act of 1998
A DECADE OF DISASTER
85% Decrease in licensed gun owners
67% INCREASE in homicide related firearm deaths since 1998.
236% INCREASE in assault related firearm hospital discharges since 1998.
331% INCREASE in firearm assault related emergency room visits since 1999.
590% INCREASE in firearm assault outpatient observations since 2001.
- Ya, gun control in MA works folks. . . . .