PBS NewsHour

How a strict gun safety measure divided the state of Oregon

Clip: 02/01/2023 | 8m | Video has closed captioning.

There have been well over 3,500 firearm deaths in the U.S. so far in 2023, including the recent mass shootings in California. That's according to a database by the Gun Violence Archive. William Brangham traveled to Oregon earlier this year to explore a voter-approved measure that aims to reduce gun violence. But as he discovered, the new law has sharply divided the state.

Aired: 02/01/23

Rating: NR

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