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Rural Kids Carrying Handguns Is 'Not Uncommon' and Starts as Early as Sixth Grade

Source
University of Washington News
Date
Jan 24, 2020
Summary
Summarizes a study that found handgun carrying was not uncommon for rural children, many of whom started carrying in the sixth grade. Discusses the health risks for young people who have been exposed to guns.
Tagged as
Children and youth · Population health · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data