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Testimony on Red Flag Laws and Universal Background Checks before the Utah Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice Interim Committee, Joint House and Senate committee

18 Oct , 2019  

Dr. John Lott testified before a joint Utah House and State committee about Red Flag Laws and Universal Background Checks. The committee was the Utah Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice Interim Committee. Lott was introduced to the committee by Curt Oda, who served in the Utah state House from 2005 through 2016.…

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Maj Toure talks to Congress about More Guns, Less Crime

2 Oct , 2019   Video

Maj Toure talks about More Guns, Less Crime during his testimony before the House Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security for a hearing on “Community Responses to Gun Violence in our Cities.”
(Maj Toure before the House Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security, September 26, 2019)

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Dr. John Lott’s Testimony Before the Pennsylvania Senate Judiciary Committee on Gun Control

27 Sep , 2019   Video

Dr. John Lott testified before the Pennsylvania Senate Judiciary Committee for a “Public hearing on Behavioral Health, Second Amendment Rights, and other Gun-Related Issues.” The hearing took place in Harrisburg on Tuesday September 24, 2019. Lott was asked to be the last witness to testify so that he could comment on all the other witnesses.…

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Video of CPRC testimony before Congress’ Joint Economic Committee

19 Sep , 2019   Video

Dr. John Lott joined three other witnesses in testifying before Congress’ Joint Economic Committee on Wednesday afternoon, September 18, 2019.

A copy of Dr. Lott’s testimony is available HERE and a copy of his PowerPoint is available here.

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Testimony on Gun Control Before Congress’ Joint Economic Committee

17 Sep , 2019  

Dr. John Lott will be joining three other witnesses in testifying before Congress’ Joint Economic Committee on Wednesday afternoon, September 18, 2019.

A copy of Dr. Lott’s testimony is available HERE.

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Testifying in Baton Rouge on Constitutional Challenge to Louisiana’s Concealed Handgun Law

27 Apr , 2019  

“The right of each citizen to keep and bear arms is fundamental and shall not be infringed.  Any restriction on this right shall be subject to strict scrutiny.” — Louisiana state Constitution regarding firearms that was enacted via ballot measure in 2012. Over 74 percent of Louisiana voters approved Amendment 2.…

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CPRC testimony before House Appropriations Committee: Should $50 million be given to the CDC for research on firearms?

7 Mar , 2019   Video

Dr. John Lott, President of the Crime Prevention Research Center, testified before the House Appropriations Committee on whether the CDC should get more $50 million to fund public health research on firearms. The video above has excerpts of that testimony. The video of the entire 2 hour and eight-minute hearing is available here.…

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CPRC to testify to House Appropriations Committee tomorrow on whether the CDC should get roughly $50 million for firearms research, New York Times Reporter makes explicit his political biases on gun control

6 Mar , 2019  

Dr. John Lott will be testifying before the House Appropriations Committee tomorrow at 10:30 AM, Thursday, March 7, 2019. The hearing is on whether the Centers for Disease Control should get around $50 million to conduct research on firearms.
What the Dickey Amendment says is: “None of the funds made available for injury prevention and control at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention may be used to advocate or promote gun control.”

— Centers for Disease Control official Dr.

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Dr. Lott testifies before Kentucky House Judiciary Committee on Constitutional Carry

28 Feb , 2019   Video

Dr. John Lott testifies before the Kentucky House Judiciary Committee regarding Constitutional Carry. Dr. Lott was the first speaker on the bill. He was invited by Representative Savannah Maddox, the sponsor of the bill and a member of the Judiciary Committee. The vote on the bill was 12 for – 8 against – 3 abstain.…

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CPRC testimony today 12pm (noon) at KY State Capitol in House Judiciary regarding Constitutional Carry

27 Feb , 2019  

President of the Crime Prevention Research Center, Dr. John Lott, will be testifying today at 12pm ET before the House Judiciary Committee regarding Constitutional carry.

 

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