On Gun Violence Awareness Day, a Focus on Partner Deaths

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When Cedric Anderson entered the San Bernardino, Ca., elementary school where his estranged wife worked in April, he had a concealed handgun and past allegations of domestic abuse. The 53-year-old walked into the classroom where Karen Smith taught and started shooting, killing Smith and an 8-year-old student before turning the gun on himself. The incident highlights a nagging issue for gun control advocates: armed husbands and boyfriends are a leading cause of premature death for women . . .

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