Lawsuit By Sandy Hook Victims Against Gun Manufacturer Allowed To Move Forward
Thursday, 14 March 2019 () Gun companies have rarely been held liable for crimes committed with their products. This lawsuit could mark a new front in the battle over gun regulations and corporate accountability.
According to Reuters, the Connecticut Supreme Court on Thursday allowed families who lost loved ones in the 2012 Sandy Hook massacre to sue Remington Outdoor, in a setback to gun makers who have been shielded from liability. The families of nine of the victims said that the manufacturer, along with a...
The U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday passed a bill that would expand background checks for gun sales to include firearm purchases at gun shows and over the internet, a measure likely to face..