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Can Gun Makers Be Held Accountable for Mass Shootings?

Can Gun Makers Be Held Accountable for Mass Shootings?

Update: 2019-07-1251
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As mass shootings became commonplace, attempts to hold gun makers accountable kept hitting the same roadblock — until now. We look at a lawsuit that could transform the firearms industry. Guests: Natalie Kitroeff, a business reporter for The New York Times, spoke with David Wheeler, whose 6-year-old son, Ben, died in the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School; and Sheryl Gay Stolberg, who covers Congress for The New York Times. For more information on today’s episode, visit nytimes.com/thedaily

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Anthony Matulich

This really is the most rediclous anti gun argument I've seen yet.

Jul 15th
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Josh Chambers

makes no sense to blame firearm manufacturer. thts like blaming the spoon for making you fat. dnt get me wrong mass shootings are tragic but its not the gun or manufacturers fault.

Jul 15th
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Can Gun Makers Be Held Accountable for Mass Shootings?

Can Gun Makers Be Held Accountable for Mass Shootings?