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13 May 2009

New York Times

Survivors of a 1999 shooting in Los Angeles in which a white supremacist attacked a Jewish community center cannot sue a federally licensed gun manufacturer and a distributor for damages, a federal appeals court ruled. In a 2-to-1 ruling, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, in San Francisco, said a 2005 federal law protected Glock Inc., which is based in Georgia, and RSR Wholesale Guns Seattle Inc. from civil lawsuits because the companies had... (GunPolicy.org)

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