Group Claims New Study Proves It’s a ‘Myth’ That Guns Are Used for Self-Defense — but Expert Finds ‘Serious’ Flaws |

 “This discussion also completely ignores the times that a defensive gun use stopped a victim from being harmed even when the criminal wasn’t killed,” Lott explained. “By any measure, less than one percent of defensive gun uses result in the criminal attacker being killed or wounded. This claim completely ignores all those benefits and assumes that they are zero.”