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7 August 2001

San Francisco Chronicle

The gun industry won a major victory yesterday when the California Supreme Court ruled that the manufacturer of the assault weapons used in the 101 California massacre cannot be held legally responsible for the 1993 shooting in San Francisco's Financial District. In a case that has drawn national attention, the justices voted 5 to 1 to dismiss a lawsuit brought by eight victims or their families accusing a Miami gunmaker of designing a weapon intended solely for mass... (

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