CPRC on The Bill Cunningham Show 700WLW: Gun Control Measures fail in the Senate and sit in by democrats in the house

7 Jul , 2016  

Dr. Lott talked with fill in host Gary Jeff, explaining that none of these bills brought before the Senate would have stopped these mass public shootings in the U.S. Lott argues that we should do something to fix this in a way that would be relevant, like doing away with gun-free zones so innocent people can defend themselves from evil people who choose these soft targets.…


CPRC on KTSA 107.1fm The Trey Ware Show: The dangers of Gun-Free Zones

7 Jul , 2016  

Dr. John Lott talked with host Trey Ware about the dangers of Gun-Free Zones and how mass public shooters choose these places because they are soft targets.

(June 30, 2016 10:00am- 10:06am)



CPRC on the Steve Gruber Show: Discussion on the No Fly List, permitted guns allowed within 8 square kilometers of Republican National Convention “event zone.”

6 Jul , 2016  


Dr. Lott talked with host Steve Gruber about the issues with the no fly list and how many innocent people are placed on this list. Denying people their civil rights based on their name being on this list is simply wrong. Dr. Lott also points out that people with a handgun carry permit in Ohio (or anyone with reciprocity) will be able to carry within 8-square-kilometers of the Republican National Convention Event Zone.…


CPRC at Fox News: The ‘FBI primary’ is over: Hillary dodged criminal charges for one simple reason

5 Jul , 2016  

Dr. Lott’s newest Fox News piece on FBI Director James Comey’s decision not to recommend criminal charges against Hillary Clinton starts this way:

Hillary Clinton likely dodged criminal charges Tuesday for a simple reason: the bar for bringing criminal charges against a politician, particularly a high public official, is so much higher than they are for anyone else.


Permitted Concealed Handguns will be allowed at Republican National Convention within the 8-square-kilometer “event zone”

3 Jul , 2016  

From the Voice of America:

Thanks to Ohio state laws, anyone within the 8-square-kilometer “event zone” in downtown Cleveland will be able to openly carry legally owned firearms. With a valid permit, they can even carry a concealed weapon.

And city officials cannot change that.

“It’s the state law, and we have to follow the law, so yeah,” Dan Williams, a spokesman for the Cleveland mayor’s office, told VOA when asked whether protesters would be able to carry guns in the event zone.


CPRC on One America News’ The Daily Ledger: Gun Ownership and Terrorism

2 Jul , 2016  

Crime Prevention Research Center’s John Lott was on the One America News Network to discuss gun ownership and terrorism (Wednesday, June 29, 2016)


CPRC on Al Jazeera International to talk changing background checks, banning assault weapons, and gun-free zones

1 Jul , 2016  

CPRC’s Dr. John Lott was on Al Jazeera International on Friday, June 17th, 2016 to discuss changing background checks, banning assault weapons, and gun-free zones.