First Year: Mental Health Background Checks Stop 745 Gun Purchases

North Dakotas new system that links mental health records to the national criminal background check system that is used when buying firearms stopped more than 745 purchases in the first year.

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‘Smart’ Guns May Help Prevent Violence, But Will They Make it to the Shelves?

New technology prevents guns from firing if they’re not in the proper hands, but so far retailers are not supporting the concept. Their fear, that tech-implemented safety measures will lead states to implement laws requiring them — thereby further degrading second amendment rights.

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