Proud to be living in a state that acheived this, even though the Jazz can't get past the Lakers! FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 18, 2010 9:45 AM CONTACT: Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence Brady Campaign State Scorecards: Most States Have Weak Gun Laws WASHINGTON - February 18 - Most states have weak or non-existent gun laws, helping feed the illegal gun market and allowing the sale of guns without background checks including at gun shows, according to the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence. Forty-three states fail to close the loophole that allows criminals to buy guns at gun shows without Brady background checks. Scores range from the first-ever "zero," earned by Utah, to 79 for California. The complete scorecard results can be accessed at Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence.