TITLE

As more carry hidden guns, who's safer?

AUTHOR(S)
Thurman, James N.
PUB. DATE
September 1999
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;9/1/99, Vol. 91 Issue 194, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on how more and more states are allowing concealed weapons and questions whether concealed weapons encourage crime.
ACCESSION #
2211157

 

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