Legislation Aims to Limit Lawsuits against Gun Makers Scores of victims of gun-related violence sue gun makers and dealers, in an attempt to hold them at least partly responsible for the misuse of firearms. Congress, with the backing of the gun lobby, is trying to block those suits. The House already has approved legislation that would give the industry immunity from most civil suits. NPR's Brian Naylor has more.
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Legislation Aims to Limit Lawsuits against Gun Makers

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Legislation Aims to Limit Lawsuits against Gun Makers

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Scores of victims of gun-related violence sue gun makers and dealers, in an attempt to hold them at least partly responsible for the misuse of firearms. Congress, with the backing of the gun lobby, is trying to block those suits. The House already has approved legislation that would give the industry immunity from most civil suits. NPR's Brian Naylor has more.