NPR by Jeff Brady
A federal database with the names of mentally ill people barred from buying guns still lacks millions of records it...
Currently, prospective gun purchasers are required to show identification and undergo a criminal background check only when purchasing a gun from a licensed firearm dealer. Unlicensed dealers and individuals sell approximately half of all guns in Wisconsin.
WAVE favors legislation that would extend the current background check system to all gun transactions.
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