General Dynamics, Alliant Duck Machine Gun Glitch Suit

Law360, New York (March 20, 2013, 5:20 PM EDT) -- Although a New Jersey federal judge on Wednesday dismissed a retired soldier's suit blaming General Dynamics Corp. and Alliant Techsystems Inc. for an alleged machine gun malfunction that injured him while on duty in Afghanistan, the judge left a clear path for the veteran to amend his complaint.

U.S. District Judge Kevin McNulty said that Sean P. McMahon's manufacturing defect and failure-to-warn claims against the two defense contractors can move forward if he alters his complaint to specify why he believes the flaw was in the...
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