Gun Free Zone Failures

The Gun Free Zone act, as most gun control laws, is a complete failure. At best it is a misguided attempt at preventing violence. In reality, the results show it to be the cause of more violence and death. It should really be called the Victim-Rich Zone Act.

The table below shows its current casualties:

Gun Free Zones

Date (YYYY-MM-DD)Place NameCityState (SS)DeadInjuredURL
2007-04-16Virginia TechBlacksburgVA2317
2009-04-03American Civic AssociationBinghamtonNY134
2009-11-05Fort HoodFt. HoodTX1332
2010-08-03Hartford DistributorsManchesterCT82
2011-01-08Casas Adobes SafewayTucsonAZ611
2011-10-12Salon Meritage hair salonSeal BeachCA81
2012-04-02Oikos UniversityOaklandCA73
2012-07-20Century 16 'Batman' screeningAuroraCO1258
2012-08-05Wisconsin Sikh templeOak CreekWS63
2012-09-28Accent Signage SystemsMinneapolis,MN62
2012-10-21Azana SpaBrookfieldWS34
2012-12-14Sandy Hook Elementary SchoolNewtownCN271
2013-06-07Santa Monica College librarySanta MonicaCA50
2013-09-16Navy YardWashingtonDC123
A list of 'Gun Free Zone' massacres and stats

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