TITLE

Gunmakers in legal cross hairs

AUTHOR(S)
Scherer, Ron
PUB. DATE
February 1999
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;2/16/99, Vol. 91 Issue 55, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the increasing threats gunmakers in the United States face, including assault-weapons bans and lawsuits brought by individuals who are the victims of gun violence. A New York jury verdict that found that a group of gun manufacturers marketed their arms negligently and were directly responsible for three killings; Other lawsuits expected as a result of the verdict; How the National Rifle Association (NRA) plans to fight such lawsuits.
ACCESSION #
1542001

 

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