The Guardian - 35 min 38 sec ago
The most powerful gun lobby in the world has strayed from its core purpose and shot itself in the foot Oliver North cut a lonely figure as he walked through the Indianapolis airport, quietly slipping out of the city midway through the National Rifle Association's (NRA) convention which was still in progress. A day later, North announced from afar that he was not seeking a traditional second term as its president, while it also emerged that the New York attorney general was investigating the...
Fox News - 1 hour 42 min ago
New York Attorney General Letitia James' lawsuit against the National Rifle Association (NRA) is an "electorally based attack" meant to distract from New York City's rise in violent crime, City Journal associate editor Seth Barron told "Tucker Carlson Tonight" Thursday.
Fox News - 3 hours 32 min ago
New York Attorney General Letitia James has a "political agenda" against the National Rifle Association (NRA) former Utah congressman and Fox News contributor Jason Chaffetz told "The Story" Thursday.
The Raw Story - 3 hours 46 min ago
New York State Attorney General Letitia James on Thursday filed a lawsuit seeking to dissolve the National Rifle Association. Igor Volsky, the executive director of the gun safety organization Guns Down America, analyzed the lawsuit in a thread posted on Twitter. Here are his observations: 1/ I just finished reading @NewYorkStateAG's 169 page lawsuit against […]...
The Raw Story - 5 hours 18 min ago
On Thursday’s edition of CNN’s “OutFront,” New York Attorney General Letitia James laid out the evidence she is bringing against the National Rifle Association in her lawsuit to force the breakup of the pro-gun organization. “You say you found example after example of wrongdoing, financial mismanagement, total corruption, like Mr. LaPierre getting a $17 million […]...
NY Post - 6 hours 26 min ago
Federal agents will be sent into Memphis and St. Louis to help fight violent crime in the cities, the Justice Department announced Thursday. Attorney General William Barr said the officers will help local police tamp down rising crime rates, particularly gun violence, as part of the federal government’s “Operation Legend” initiative. "The most basic responsibility...
The Daily Beast - 6 hours 58 min ago
Peter Foley/Bloomberg via Getty Images New York Attorney General Letitia James may be able to do what no politician before her has been able to accomplish take down the National Rifle Association. Her lawsuit alleging self-dealing and misconduct could, if successful, dissolve the entire organization. While the suit is civil in nature, it reads like an old-fashioned corruption indictment. It alleges that the not-for profit organization violated New York state laws governing charities by diverting...
The Independent - 7 hours 13 min ago
'You could have set your watch by it: the investigation was going to reach its crescendo as we move into the 2020 election cycle'...
Vice - 7 hours 52 min ago
"It's clear that the NRA has been failing to carry out its stated mission for many, many years," New York State Attorney General Letitia James said in a press conference Thursday.
Buzz Feed - 9 hours 2 min ago
The NRA is accused of flagrantly misspending its money, including a top executive taking eight family trips to the Bahamas in a private jet. View Entire Post ›...
The Hill - 9 hours 8 min ago
The National Rifle Association (NRA) CEO Wayne LaPierre said the gun rights group is ready for the fight following the announcement of a lawsuit from the New York attorney general seeking to dissolve it.
NPR - 9 hours 39 min ago
NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with New York Attorney General Letitia James about the lawsuit to dissolve the National Rifle Association.
NPR - 9 hours 39 min ago
New York Attorney General Letitia James moved Thursday to dissolve the National Rifle Association following an investigation that found evidence of alleged fraud and abuse by NRA executives.
The Guardian - 9 hours 42 min ago
Wayne LaPierre, Wilson Phillips, Joshua Powell and John Frazer have held leading positions at the National Rifle Association A lawsuit by Letitia James, the attorney general of New York, has sued the powerful National Rifle Association, and also its four top leaders in an attempt to expose alleged corruption and misuse of funds. Related: New York attorney general sues to shut down NRA, alleging 'brazen illegality' Continue reading...
The Independent - 9 hours 45 min ago
The long-term political operative has a history of working within both the criminal justice system and Democrat establishment...
NY Post - 10 hours 6 min ago
New York Attorney General Letitia James announced a bombshell suit Thursday seeking to disband the National Rifle Association and alleging that top execs diverted millions of dollars in funds.
New York Magazine - 10 hours 21 min ago
The gun rights advocacy group is accused of defrauding its members to enrich its leaders.
Fox News - 10 hours 23 min ago
New York Attorney General Letitia James' move to sue the NRA has "political timing," Fox News host Sean Hannity said on Thursday, citing it to explain an overarching agenda of the "radical left" that makes the upcoming election a "tipping point" for the United States.
Essence - 10 hours 25 min ago
New York Attorney General Tish James is taking decisive action against the National Rifle Association, seeking to fully dissolve the organization for what she described on Twitter as “years of […] The post New York AG Tish James Files Lawsuit Seeking To Dissolve NRA appeared first on Essence .
Sky News - 10 hours 54 min ago
The New York Attorney General has filed a lawsuit to dissolve the National Rifle Association over allegations of financial misconduct.
Fox News - 11 hours 24 min ago
The New York attorney general is "one of the most partisan figures," said Fox News contributor Ari Fleischer on Thursday, as he criticized Letitia James' move to try to dissolve the National Rifle Association.
Forbes - 11 hours 30 min ago
Oh, the places he went in private jets, luxury yachts and safari trucks -- and all on the NRA's dime, according to New York's Attorney General.
Fox News - 11 hours 34 min ago
Former Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates did not want to answer questions or admit to her negligence in the Russia probe during the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing yesterday, said Republican Sen. John Kennedy on Thursday.
Time - 11 hours 43 min ago
NRA President Carolyn Meadows said the group was counter-suing the New York attorney general's office...