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States laws that prohibit firearm possession by those convicted of any violent misdemeanor were associated with a 21 percent reduction in firearm intimate partner homicide.

Zeoli, April M., McCourt A., Buggs S., Frattaroli S., Lilley D., Webster D., “Analysis of the Strength of Legal Firearms Restrictions for Perpetrators of Domestic Violence and Their Associations with Intimate Partner Homicide,” American Journal of Epidemiology, (2018).

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