are reporting that the murder rate for the first quarter of the year
is the lowest it’s been in more than 50 years, which gun advocates are
attributing to a concealed carry law passed in Illinois last year.
first three months of 2014 have seen the fewest number of homicides
since 1958 — six fewer than this time in 2013, and 55 fewer than this
time in 2012, The Chicago Sun-Times reported.