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Michigan has weak gun laws. The state has no law requiring background checks on unlicensed rifle and shotgun sales, no Extreme Risk law, and no laws prohibiting domestic abusers from possessing guns

1,270 In an average year, 1,270 people die by guns in Michigan. More at EveryStat.
#24 in the country for Gun Law Strength. See why.

To become a safer state, Michigan can enact a law requiring background checks on all gun sales, enact an Extreme Risk law, and enact laws to keep guns away from domestic abusers.

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Recent String of Horrific Shootings Highlight Deadly Intersection of Domestic Violence and Gun Violence, and Need for Action by Elected Officials

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