Data show deaths affect gun sales

FBI: Background checks, permits up after 2 states’ shootings

Posted: January 8, 2013 at 5:38 a.m.

People who lived in the two states that saw the most deadly U.S. mass shootings in 2012 were less enthusiastic about buying new guns at the end of the year than those in most other states, according to an Associated Press analysis of new FBI data.

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