(AmmoLand) — Just as the passage of concealed carry laws benefit women immensely, so too the reverse is true–the passage of more gun control hurts women especially.

Gun control makes the vulnerable more vulnerable, and those who are already prone to attack are rendered prone to more attacks.

In the book More Guns, Less Crime, scholar John Lott showed that women were among the top beneficiaries from concealed carry laws. Conversely, where gun control is stringent, crimes against women rise.

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