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March 1, 2000

Violence Prevention and Concealed Weapons Laws—Reply

Author Affiliations

Phil B.FontanarosaMD, Deputy EditorIndividualAuthorStephen J.LurieMD, PhD, Fishbein FellowIndividualAuthor

JAMA. 2000;283(9):1137-1138. doi:10.1001/jama.283.9.1137

In Reply: Mr Lott's correlational studies have been discussed elsewhere.1-4 For instance, Kleck found it "[m]ore likely [that] the declines in crime coinciding with relaxation of carry laws were largely attributable to other factors not controlled in the Lott and Mustard analysis."4