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Gun makers lose challenge to New York law allowing lawsuits against industry -Breaking


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(Reuters) – On Wednesday, a federal judge dismissed a suit by gun distributors, gun retailers and gun manufacturer groups challenging the constitutionality a New York law which allows state officials and gun violence victims to sue gun dealers.

U.S. District Judge Mae D’Agostino in Albany rejected a request by the National Shooting Sports Foundation and gun manufacturers, including Smith & Wesson and Sturm, Ruger & Co, to enjoin enforcement of the statute.