Claims Against Glock Over 1999 Rampage Disarmed

Law360, New York (May 13, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A federal appeals court has ruled that firearms maker Glock Inc. will not have to face liability claims from victims of a 1999 shooting in Los Angeles.

In a 2-1 ruling, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit determined Monday that the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act — enacted in 2005 in response to the 2001 complaint against Glock and a group of gun manufacturers and distributors at the center of the current case — bars all liability claims against licensed gun...
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