28 Feb , 2017

On WMAL with Larry O’Connor: federal 4th Circuit upholding an assault weapon ban and gun control disarming the poor

Dr. Lott talked to WMAL’s Larry O’Connor about the federal 4th Circuit’s decision upholding Maryland’s assault weapon ban, Judge Neil Gorsuch’s views on guns, the impact that gun control laws have on poor minorities being able to own guns, and the problems with background checks.  Unfortunately, the audio quality on Dr.…

27 Feb , 2017

Talking to Cam Edwards and David Keene at the Conservative Political Action of Conference

Dr. John Lott is the research director of the Crime Prevention Research Center, and author of the book, The War on Guns: Arming Yourself Against Gun Control Lies. At CPAC 2017, he talks with Cam Edwards and NRA Past President David Keene about how poorly public health research tests the impact of gun control laws.…

27 Feb , 2017

On The Real Side with Joe Messina talking about The War on Guns

Dr. John Lott appeared on The Real Side with Joe Messina talking about The War on Guns — what the result will be for all the new gun regulations.

(Friday, February 24, 2017, from 11:45 to 11:54 AM)


26 Feb , 2017

On the Lars Larson Show: Obama administration’s false claims on police that it’s damage to minorities

Dr. John Lott talked to Lars Larson about how the Obama administration put out false claims on policing and the damage that it has done to crime in minority areas and how gun control is disarming poor minorities.

26 Feb , 2017

On The Daily Signal: Talks about the 4th Circuits decision on Maryland’s Assault Weapon Ban, background checks, gun-free zones, and other issues

The Daily Signal’s Robert Bluey interviewed Dr. John Lott on Maryland Assault Weapon Ban, how gun control advocates want to make costly for poor to buy guns, the problems with the current background checks, gun-free zones, and voter fraud.

(Friday, February 24, 2017)

23 Feb , 2017

CPRC in the Daily Caller: “Court Upholds ‘Assault Weapon’ Ban With Incorrect Facts”

Dr. John Lott has a new op-ed at the Daily Caller on the new 4th Circuit Court opinion on Maryland’s assault weapon ban:

Should “military-style rifles” be banned?  On Tuesday, the federal Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, Virginia – in a virtual party line vote – upheld Maryland’s assault weapons ban. 


23 Feb , 2017

CPRC in Newsweek on the Assault Weapon ban

Ted Nugent has an op-ed in Newsweek on the 4th Circuit’s decision on Maryland’s Assault Weapon ban where he discusses CPRC’s research.

The statistics from every crime study known to man, including the FBI Uniform Crime Reporting Program and Dr. John Lott’s exhaustive research for the Crime Prevention Research Center and for his book The War on Guns, demonstrate that from the time President Clinton signed the knee-jerk, feel-good, counterproductive, so-called assault weapons ban many years ago, nothing has changed in the use of all long guns, including every rifle and shotgun design there is.

23 Feb , 2017

Six Defensive Gun Uses by people legally carrying guns over 6 days, permit holder protected law enforcement officer

Case involving law enforcement officer being protected: Rising Sun, February 20, 2017, CBS Channel 4 in Indianapolis, Indiana

Indiana State Police say a Moores Hill man was killed by a person who witnessed the man fighting with an officer.

The incident occurred around 12:30 p.m. Monday in the 8300 block of State Road 56, west of Rising Sun.


23 Feb , 2017

CPRC interview in America’s 1st Freedom: “Anti-Gun Lies About Mass Shootings”

This is from part of Dr. John Lott’s interview with America’s 1st Freedom:

It’s likely nobody anywhere has done more research on, or knows more about, mass shootings than researcher John Lott. Author of the recent book The War On Guns: Arming Yourself Against Gun Control Lies, Lott is also head of the Crime Prevention Research Center, an organization dedicated to providing an objective and accurate scientific evaluation of both the costs and benefits of gun ownership.


23 Feb , 2017

CPRC on Coast-to-Coast AM to talk about Chicago’s Self-inflicted Problems with Crime

Dr. John Lott talked to George Noory about Chicago’s soaring murder and violent crime rates.  He explains how Chicago’s problems have been self-inflicted as a result of re-engineering the police department.

(Wednesday, February 22, 2017, from 1:08 to 1:10 AM)

Coast to Coast AM is heard by over 2.75 million people.…