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Barrie Becker

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Executive Director, Legal Community Against Violence

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FAREWELL TO ARMS? Gun Control

with Joseph D. McNamara, Barrie Becker, John Lottvia Uncommon Knowledge
Friday, November 13, 1998

Does the Second Amendment really give individuals the right to bear arms? Is it possible that crime actually goes down when citizens are allowed to carry concealed handguns? Barrie Becker, Executive Director, Legal Community Against Violence, John Lott, John M. Olin Law and Economics Fellow, School of Law, University of Chicago, and Joseph McNamara, Research Fellow, Hoover Institution, Former Chief of Police, San Jose, California, and Kansas City, Missouri discuss national gun control measures.