Bogus MSNBC article relating Concealed handgun laws to murder rates
Please note that the years at the bottom of these two graphs may start out the same, but they don't match up after that. About the same time that the top graph reaches 2009, the bottom graph reaches 2006. It they matched up the drop in murders would more closely line up with the increase in the number of states with right-to-carry laws. Here is what the graphs look like if they are actually lined up so that the years match.