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Study: Packing heat increases odds of being shot in assault

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'Guns did not protect those who possessed them from being shot' The US gun-control debate may have both sides shooting their mouths off, gunning for each other, going off half-cocked, and [insert tiresome idiom here], but a group of biostatisticians and epidemiologists decided to cut through the cant and apply rigorous research to one critical question: does carrying a gun increase your safety?…

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