New York’s Mayor, Michael Bloomberg, unveiled the results of a 4 month investigation into illegal practices at gun shows. It may shock you to know how many sellers ignore the questionable backgrounds of interested buyers. The investigation also highlights a dangerous loophole that could potentially put guns in the hands of criminals.
The investigation took place in Nevada, Ohio and Tennessee. Do you know the gun laws in your state? What about neighboring states?
Tonight Randi Kaye digs deeper. Tune in at 10pm ET to hear her report.
Check out this chart for trends in crimes committed with firearms from 1973 – 2006.
Anderson Cooper goes beyond the headlines to tell stories from many points of view, so you can make up your own mind about the news. Tune in weeknights at 8 and 10 ET on CNN.
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