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Michigan Supreme Court: Schools Can Ban Guns on School Property
Posted on 1 Aug 2018 by LexisNexis Legal Newsroom Staff

On Friday, July 27, 2018, the Michigan Supreme Court issued its Opinion in a suit involving gun rights groups versus the Ann Arbor Public Schools and Clio Area School District that challenged the schools’ policies banning guns on school grounds... Read More

State Net Capitol Journal: U.S. High Court Refuses To Hear Gun Control Cases
Posted on 3 Mar 2014 by State Net

The U.S. Supreme Court disappointed gun-rights advocates last month by refusing to hear three lower court rulings rejecting challenges to federal and state gun-control laws. Petitioners, which included the National Rifle Association, were seeking to overturn... Read More

Lawsuit Filed Against Chicago's New Gun Laws
Posted on 7 Jul 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

CHICAGO - (AP) A federal lawsuit has been filed against the city of Chicago asking the city's new gun control ordinance be declared "null and void." A group of people, including the Illinois Association of Firearms Retailers, filed the lawsuit... Read More

Massachusetts Gun Maker To Pay $600,000 In Wrongful Death Lawsuit
Posted on 28 Jul 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

BOSTON - (AP) A Massachusetts gun-maker has agreed to pay nearly $600,000 to the families of one man who was killed and another man who was wounded in a shooting involving a gun allegedly stolen from the company, a national gun-control group announced... Read More

Border Gun Shop Owners Sue Over New Requirement
Posted on 10 Aug 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

PHOENIX - (AP) Gun store owners in states along the U.S.-Mexico border sued the acting director of the federal agency that oversees firearms to halt a new requirement that they alert authorities if someone buys multiple high-powered rifles in a five-day... Read More