A new Violence Policy Center study, “When Men Murder Women,” points out that women may buy firearms for protection, but guns are the most common weapon used in domestic violence murders. October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. File photo The Kansas City Star
A new Violence Policy Center study, “When Men Murder Women,” points out that women may buy firearms for protection, but guns are the most common weapon used in domestic violence murders. October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. File photo The Kansas City Star

Lewis Diuguid: Domestic violence homicides in U.S. keep women in the crosshairs of guns

September 30, 2015 11:21 AM

UPDATED September 30, 2015 08:47 PM