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United States

14 August 2001

Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Editorial

The California Supreme Court has come to the sensible conclusion that firearms manufacturers should not be held legally responsible when their products are used illegally. Last Monday's 5-1 ruling adds to a string of state high court and federal appeals court rulings rejecting the notion that gun makers could be sued for criminal acts committed with their legal, non-defective weapons. In the California case, the six people wounded in a 1993 San Francisco high-rise... (

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