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Gun tourism grows in popularity in recent years
By MICHELLE RINDELSJACQUES BILLEAUD LAS VEGAS (AP) — The death of an Arizona firearms instructor by a 9-year-old girl who was firing a fully automatic Uzi displayed a tragic side of what has become a hot industry in the U.S.: gun tourism.

Man arrested after friend's Russian roulette death
By The Associated Press VERNON, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man has been arrested on weapons and drugs charges after police say his friend died during a game of Russian roulette.

Girl accidentally kills gun instructor with Uzi
By The Associated PressDOLAN SPRINGS, Ariz. (AP) — A 9-year-old girl accidentally killed an Arizona shooting instructor as he was showing her how to use an automatic Uzi, authorities said Tuesday. Charles Vacca, 39, of Lake Havasu City, died Monday shortly after being airlifted to University Medical Center in Las Vegas, Mohave County sheriff's officials said.

Shooting by 9-year-old girl stirs debate over guns
By JACQUES BILLEAUD PHOENIX (AP) — "All right, full auto," the firing-range instructor tells a 9-year-old girl. She braces the Uzi submachine gun and opens fire at a black-silhouette target. But the recoil wrenches the fully automatic weapon upward, and the instructor is shot in the head and killed.

Prosecutor urges jury to convict Blackwater guards
By The Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A prosecutor is urging a federal jury to convict four former Blackwater guards in the shootings of more than 30 Iraqis.

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 Documents
  • NAACP v. Accusport, Inc., Dismissal Order Pt. 1 [PDF] (July 21, 2003)
  • NAACP v. Accusport, Inc., Dismissal Order Pt. 2 [PDF] (July 21, 2003)
  • NAACP v. Accusport, Inc., Dismissal Order Pt. 3 [PDF] (July 21, 2003)
  • NAACP v. Accusport, Inc., Dismissal Order Pt. 4 [PDF] (July 21, 2003)
  • Opinion (Ohio ban on concealed weapons unconstitutional) (Klein v. Leis) (April 10, 2002)
  • City of Chicago
  • National Shooting Sports Foundation v. Cuomo [Northern District of Georgia]
  • Ganim v. Smith & Wesson, Inc. [PDF]
  • City of Chicago v. Beretta U.S.A. Corp. [PDF]
  • City of Cincinnati v. Beretta U.S.A. Corp. [PDF]
  • White v. Hi-Point Firearms [PDF]
  • Archer v. Arms Technology, Inc. [PDF]
  • Table of Authorities in US vs. Emerson [PDF]
  • US vs. Timothy Joe Emerson Criminal Action No. 6:98-CR-103-C [PDF]
  • US vs. Timothy Joe Emerson Criminal Action No. 6:98-CR-103-C [PDF]
  • US vs. Timothy Joe Emerson Criminal Action No. 6:98-CR-103-C [PDF]
  • Marilyn Merrill vs. Navegar, Inc. [PDF]
  • Penelas v. Arms Technology, Inc. [PDF]
  • NAACP complaint [PDF]
  • People of the State of California v. Arcadia Machine & Tool, Inc. [PDF]
  • City of St. Louis v. Cernicek [PDF]
  • McNamara v. Arms Technology, Inc. [PDF]
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     Web Sites
  • GunCite
  • Gun Control Network
  • Mothers Against Guns
  • National Rifle Association
  • The ACLU on Gun Control
  • The Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence
  • Violence Policy Center
  • Women Against Gun Control
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