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Gun Liability

Repealing the Gun Industry's Unacceptable Liability Shield

Rep. Adam Schiff | Posted 05.18.2016 | Politics
Rep. Adam Schiff

In 2005, Congress passed the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act (PLCAA) -- a law that the National Rifle Association described as "the most significant piece of pro-gun legislation in twenty years." This is not an exaggeration.

Gun Industry Doesn't Deserve Immunity Shield

Rep. Adam Schiff | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Rep. Adam Schiff

Thanks to a unique and unprecedented law passed by Congress called the "Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act," sellers and manufacturers of the most dangerous consumer products, firearms, enjoy almost total protection from liability when they act irresponsibly.

'Insuring' America's Future With Guns

Taro Gold | Posted 06.03.2013 | Politics
Taro Gold

The purpose of auto insurance, which most Americans understand and participate in, is to protect both the insured and innocents on the road who might be harmed. So why isn't there a similar requirement for guns?

Ben Hallman

How Gun Lobby Prevents Justice For Newtown Victims

HuffingtonPost.com | Ben Hallman | Posted 12.19.2012 | Business

The massacre of schoolchildren in Connecticut may yield new laws to limit the availability of military-style assault weapons. But one thing the latest...