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Experts slam NYT's claim legal gun sales partly to blame for rapid increase in violent crime

Emma Colton - Fox News | Published on 5/10/2022
Violent crimes like murders have plagued the U.S. over the last two years, and many experts blame the fallout from the pandemic and 2020’s summer of protests and riots following the death of George Floyd.

The New York Times recently argued that 2020’s skyrocketing increase in legal gun purchases has also contributed to the spikes, an explanation experts are pouring cold water on.