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Suppliers of US Crime Guns to Other States (Rate)
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Gun traffickers frequently obtain firearms in a jurisdiction with permissive gun control laws, unregulated private sales or gun shows in order to 'export' them to states in which illicit firearms are more difficult, risky or costly to obtain.

When crime guns are seized and traced, the origins of illicit firearms can be compared state by state.

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