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Minnesota has some strong gun laws, including laws keeping guns away from domestic abusers

424 In an average year, 424 people die by guns in Minnesota.
57% In Minnesota, the rate of gun homicide increased 57 percent from 2009 to 2018.
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To become a safer state, Minnesota should enact a law requiring background checks on all gun sales and an Extreme Risk law.

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