Research Study Finds Suicide Rates Reduced by Gun Safety Laws

http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/08/19/gun-laws-associated-with-lower-suicide-rates/ 

Research published in the American Journal of Public Health shows that suicide rates are reduced in states with gun safety requirements such as background checks, waiting periods for handgun purchases, gun locks, and restrictions on "open carry" of firearms.

A copy of the study can be obtained from the American Journal of Pubic Health

http://ajph.aphapublications.org/doi/abs/10.2105/AJPH.2015.302753