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4 June 1999

Reuters

WASHINGTON — Lawyers argued at a major legal conference on Friday that the lack of safety devices is not an unlawful defect and that misuse of guns is a problem for legislatures not courts. The lawyers are part of an unusual two-day session sponsored by the American Bar Association in which defence lawyers are pitted against their plaintiff opponents. The conference is unique when compared with seminars on tobacco litigation because rarely, if ever, would defence... (GunPolicy.org)

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