What Some Gun Dealers Are Doing About Background Check Backlog By Fraser Smith • Jun 12, 2013 TweetShareGoogle+Email Listen Listening... / 3:44 What Some Gun Dealers Are Doing About Background Check Backlog WYPR's Fraser Smith and Erin Cox of the Baltimore Sun talk about the backlog in background check requests for gun buyers and what some gun dealers are doing about it. Tags: gun controlMaryland State PoliceInside Maryland PoliticsWYPR FeaturesErin CoxTweetShareGoogle+EmailView the discussion thread. Related Content Smith: Maryland Gun Control May Serve As Model For Other States By Fraser Smith • Jun 6, 2013 Listen Listening... / 2:42 Smith: Maryland Gun Control May Serve As Model For Other States More than a month after their success in this year’s General Assembly, gun control campaigners are still smiling. And wondering if their success might be duplicated elsewhere. Background Check Battle: More Prosecution Or More Checks? By editor • Apr 16, 2013 One argument that some gun rights groups make against expanding background checks is that the federal government isn't doing a good enough job now of enforcing the law already on the books. They point out that only a tiny fraction of people caught trying to buy a gun illegally are ever prosecuted. But gun control supporters say that argument totally misses the point of background checks.