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|Glossary of Terms|
|A Justice Department study discovered that of more than 32,000 attempted
rapes, 32% were actually successful.
But when those women were armed, only 3% of the attempted rapes were successful.
their victim's guns only 4 times out of 1,000).
So armed women have a tremendous advantage over their attackers 89.6% of the time.
|Legal Definition of "The Militia"
UNITED STATES CODE
TITLE 10 - ARMED FORCES
Subtitle A - General Military Law
PART I - ORGANIZATION AND GENERAL MILITARY POWERS
CHAPTER 13 - THE MILITIA
§ 311. Militia: composition and classes
(a) The militia of the United States consists of all able-bodied males
or governmental Public Health spokesman calling gun ownership a
"Health Problem," you might want to direct their attention to these statistics.
Number of physicians in the US = 700,000
Accidental deaths caused by physicians per year = 120,000
Accidental deaths per physician = 0.171
Number of gun owners in the US = 80,000,000
Accidental gun deaths per year (all age groups) = 1,500
Accidental deaths per gun owner = 0.0000188
Therefore, doctors are about 9,000 times more dangerous than gun owners.
|"Perhaps the most enduring factoid of the gun prohibition
movement is that a person with a gun in the home
is 43 times as likely to shoot someone in the family as to shoot a criminal. ... The source of the 43-to-1 ratio
is a study of firearm deaths in Seattle homes, conducted by doctors Arthur L. Kellermann and Donald T. Reay
... Putting aside the suicides, the Kellermann/Reay figures show 2.39 accidental or criminal deaths by firearm
(in the home) for every justifiable fatal shooting. Now, 2 to 1 is a lot less dramatic than 43 to 1, but we still
have more unjustifiable gun deaths than justifiable gun deaths in the home." -- David Kopel, HERE.
[The number of home invaders and criminals deterred but NOT killed probably outnumbers ALL the deaths.]
In 1929, the Soviet Union established gun control.
In 1911, Turkey established gun control.
Germany established gun control in 1938.
China established gun control in 1935.
Guatemala established gun control in 1964.
Uganda established gun control in 1970.
Cambodia established gun control in 1956.
"Government power attracts despots and demagogues as surely as
also see: A collection of quotations on the right the keep and bear arms
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