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Guns Flying Off The Shelves Amid Debate On Restrictions, Sellers Say


Is it fueled by gun-ban fears, or something else? CBS 2’s Courtney reports.

Several gun store owners say they started noticing a surge in sales after mass shootings like the ones in Aurora, Colo. and Newtown, Conn.

To add fuel to the fire, customers really began flocking to their stores when politicians started talking about making changes to gun laws.

Empty cases, bare shelves, and a phone that’s been ringing off the hook – that’s what things have been like for Don Mastrianni inside his Elmwood Park gun store.

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America’s Biggest Killers: The Chart Anti-Gunners Don’t Want You To See

 #1 Tobacco Use - 529,000
 #2 Medical Errors - 195,000
 #3 Unintentional Injuries - 118,021
 #4 Alcohol Abuse - 107,400
 #5 Motor Vehicle Accidents - 34,485
 #6 Unintentional Poisoning - 31,758
 #7 Drug Abuse - 25,500
 #8 Unintentional Falls - 24,792
 (Non-firearm covers the use of many varied weapons -- knives, bats, hammers, poisons, and mores)

 #10 Firearm Homicides - 11,493

 U.S. Deaths per year, from selected causes:  Sources:  CDC, FBI, U.S. Federal Government

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