Kansas City Star

Guns and domestic violence: panelists discuss causes, solutions at KC Star event

High rates of domestic violence in Missouri and Springfield could be helped by a broader understanding of the issue and an easier path toward getting guns out of the hands of abusers, panelists said at a digital event hosted by the Kansas City Star and American Public Square at Jewell. Panelists included Susan Sorenson, director of the Ortner Center on Violence & Abuse at the University of Pennsylvania.