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Idaho has weak gun laws and a high rate of gun suicide, particularly among children and teens. Idaho has not taken major steps in the recent past to address certain issues such as comprehensive background checks and has attempted to weaken its laws by trying to add more guns in schools.

295 In an average year, 295 people die by guns in Idaho. More at EveryStat.
#48 in the country for Gun Law Strength. See why.

To become a safer state, Idaho can strengthen background checks, enact an Extreme Risk law, and prohibit domestic abusers from purchasing or possessing a firearm.

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