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Las Vegas. Photographer: Billy H.C. Kwok / Bloomberg

Lawsuit Over Las Vegas Shooting Tests Gun Industry’s Immunity

Lawsuit Over Las Vegas Shooting Tests Gun Industry’s Immunity

By Polly Mosendz, Bloomberg News Last week’s massacre at a Las Vegas country music festival offers gun control advocates a fresh chance to test a law, put in place by Republicans and the gun industry’s lobby, that protects the industry from liability for the criminal actions of some of their customers. Starting with a lawsuit

Nicolas Brown-Spino, 6, sets down a paper flower at a make-shift memorial in front of the Stonewall Inn as people gather for a vigil following the massacre that occurred at a Orlando nightclub on June 12, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Monika Graff/Getty Images)

Mass Shooting in Orlando Spurs Call for Pro Bono

After a lone gunman entered a gay nightclub in Orlando and massacred 49 people over the course of several hours this past weekend, lawyers and Big Law firms are taking a look at gun control laws and figuring out how they can get involved. Late on Sunday evening, Paul Weiss chair Brad S. Karp drafted and

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