A call for a ban on full-auto hysteria.

Author:Thurman, Russ
Position:Industry watch

The folks at the Brady Campaign (Handgun Control Inc.) have never let facts or truth stand in the way of promoting their causes. For months they have run through the streets of Washington, D.C. screaming, "dangerous immunity bill." An email from Brady to its supporters states that Senate bill S.659, "... would give unprecedented legal immunity to the gun industry and bar shooting victims from suing reckless gun dealers and manufacturers who supply the illegal gun market."

Not true. If a gun manufacturer, distributor or gun dealer breaks the law, Senate bill S.650, the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act, would not shield them from legal action. Brady officials know that, but they continue to twist the truth to motivate their supporters.

"We must stop this legislation or the court doors will be slammed shut and gun violence victims will never have their day in count," a Brady email cries. "That's why we need your help today. Take action. Please call or write your senators."

That's what Brady is doing. What are you doing? Have you contacted your Senator and urged him or her to support Senate bill S.659. Call (202) 224-3121, or...

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