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NRA: New York launches legal action to dissolve powerful US pro-gun organisation

1 month ago   |   By Wessexfm

The New York Attorney General has filed a lawsuit to dissolve the National Rifle Association over allegations of financial misconduct.
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New York attorney general sues to shut down NRA, alleging widespread fraud

New York attorney general sues to shut down NRA, alleging widespread fraud

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

Letitia James alleges leaders used NRA as ‘personal piggy bank' Lawsuit claims money helped to pay for trips and private jets New York's attorney general has sued to dissolve the National Rifle Association , alleging that senior leaders used the powerful gun lobby group as their “personal piggy bank” and illegally diverted millions of dollars from its charitable work. Related: New York attorney general files lawsuit to dissolve NRA - live
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New York attorney general sues National Rifle Association in bid to dissolve it

1 month ago   |   By Belfast telegraph

New York's attorney general has sued the National Rifle Association , seeking to put the gun advocacy organisation out of business.
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Top prosecutor seeks to ban powerful NRA pro-gun group over ‘corruption'

Top prosecutor seeks to ban powerful NRA pro-gun group over ‘corruption'

1 month ago   |   By Metro

Pictured is National Rifle Association President and CEO Wayne LaPierre speaking at a Conservative Political Action Conference in February 2020
New York's attorney general has sued to ban the National Rifle Association over allegations of corruption.
Attorney General Letitia James' lawsuit, filed on Thursday, claims that the powerful pro-gun group's high-ranking executives diverted millions of dollars for luxury personal trips, no-show contracts for associates and other dubious expenses.
The lawsuit comes after an 18-month investigation that highlighted misspending and self-dealing...
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New York attorney general sues to dissolve the NRA

1 month ago   |   By Evening Standard

The New York attorney general has announced a lawsuit aimed at dissolving the National Rifle Association.
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New York attorney general files lawsuit to dissolve the National Rifle Association

New York attorney general files lawsuit to dissolve the National Rifle Association

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

New York Attorney General Letitia James announced Thursday that her office has filed a lawsuit seeking to dissolve the National Rifle Association in its entirety.
James cited 18 "causes of action" that she said showed how the NRA violated state laws and abused its status as a nonprofit organization.
The lawsuit James' office filed alleges that four top NRA officials, including its longtime CEO Wayne LaPierre, "instituted a culture of self-dealing, mismanagement, and negligent oversight at the NRA."
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