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Can ‘Red Flag’ Laws Prevent Mass Shootings?

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National Survey of 1,000 U.S. Likely Voters

Conducted May 25-26, 2022
By Rasmussen Reports



1* How closely have you followed recent news stories about mass shootings in the United States?



2* Which is more to blame for mass shootings by young men in America -- mental health, family problems, school problems, social media or access to firearms?



3* Nineteen states have so-called “red flag laws,” which authorize police or family members to petition courts to temporarily remove firearms from a person deemed to be a danger to themselves or others. Do you support or oppose red flag laws?




NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence