To reverse a sharp decline in firearm convictions, New York City is pursuing another experiment with specialized gun courts. But making illegal weapons charges stick can be vexingly hard to do.
One of the petitioner’s 14 convictions was for slapping his girlfriend so hard that she hit the floor.
The legal move is their latest effort to avoid revealing industry secrets.
Tucson braces for legal battle in wake of new state law.
Victims’ families have claimed a “huge victory” in their fight to hold Bushmaster liable for the massacre. But legal experts say the ruling doesn’t address the case’s biggest hurdle.
In 2005, Sanders voted for a law that gives the firearms industry immunity from lawsuits. He still supports it.
A Major Straw Purchasing Case Against Gander Mountain Hopes to Provide a Playbook for Cracking the Gun Industry’s Legal Immunity
Lawyers for slain firefighters seek to use the gun industry’s own guidelines to hold careless sellers accountable.
Harrisburg is one of a handful of cities that held fast against a flurry of lawsuits seeking to undo its gun ordinances. It just scored a major victory.
The Missouri Supreme Court will allow a woman to sue a gun dealer despite PLCAA, a law that shields manufacturers and retailers from most liability suits.
The landmark Heller decision is on safer ground than the NRA says.
The 2008 Heller decision left lots of room for gun regulation. For its namesake, that meant the war had just begun.