16 Apr , 2019

Four months after ban on large capacity magazines in New Jersey went into effect, zero magazines have been turned in to police

New Jersey’s ban on gun magazines with more than ten rounds went into effect on December 10, 2018, after being upheld by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit. At that moment, all heretofore legal “large capacity magazines” (LCMs) had to be surrendered to police, rendered inoperable, sold to authorized owners, or modified so that they couldn’t hold more than 10 rounds.…

29 Mar , 2015

Question: “Did Adam Lanza switching magazines save lives because kids could escape while he was making the switch?”

We received this question again today, so we thought that we would provide our readers with a short answer to it.

“Did Adam Lanza switching magazines save lives because kids could escape while he was making the switch?”

There are two main types of responses.
If you look at times where guns have jammed in mass shootings (e.g., Aurora and Tucson), it has been because of the large capacity magazines.  

28 Jan , 2013

10 Defensive Gun Uses in December 2012 where victims had to fire a lot of shots in self defense

There are a lot of cases where victims face multiple attackers.  Here are just some of the cases from December 2012.  When I read through these cases it was clear to me that there were seven cases that involved a large number of defensive shots fired.

While it’s not popular to say, gun control worked in all three of the tragedies.

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