NRA Slams NY AG's 'Nakedly Political' Shutdown Bid

By Dave Simpson (July 21, 2021, 11:00 PM EDT) -- The National Rifle Association told a New York state court Tuesday that the May dismissal of its bankruptcy bid actually supports its position that New York Attorney General Letitia James' "nakedly political" effort to shut the organization down is meritless.

In a 182-page amended verified answer and counterclaims filing, the NRA said that the findings of the Texas federal bankruptcy court, following a 12-day trial, "fatally undermined" James' "false narrative."

James sued to dissolve the group in August, alleging it had become a "breeding ground for greed, abuse and brazen illegality" that diverted millions of donation dollars to private hands via...

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