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Posted By: Q (Frank Staplin)
17-Jan-11 - 05:47 PM
Thread Name: BS: AZ Congresswoman Giffords shot
Subject: RE: BS: AZ Congresswoman Giffords shot
30,000? Not correct.
Handgun homicides about 8000 in 2004 (peak in 1993 with 14000). Other gun types, in 2004, about 2000.
From Wikipedia, Homicides by weapons type

(Posted in that gn control thread).