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United States

18 April 2002

Associated Press

House Republicans argued Thursday for blocking cities and counties from filing more lawsuits against gun manufacturers, saying anti-gun activists are using nuisance suits to bleed gun makers to death. They are only suing because they happen to dislike a product that a company produces and markets legally, said Rep. Cliff Stearns, R-Fla., chairman of the House Commerce, subcommittee on trade and consumer protection. This is absurd as suing a car manufacturer for drunk... (

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