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#6260156 - 04/14/16 02:01 PM Bushmaster lawsuit may proceed
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#6260165 - 04/14/16 02:10 PM Re: Bushmaster lawsuit may proceed [Re: Choctaw]
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#6260288 - 04/14/16 03:06 PM Re: Bushmaster lawsuit may proceed [Re: Choctaw]
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#6260392 - 04/14/16 04:14 PM Re: Bushmaster lawsuit may proceed [Re: Choctaw]
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I know the families are hurtimg, and I know that horrible tragedy shouldn't have happened, but this is just rediculous. If he'd used a hammer would they be suing Stanley? This is a waste of time, money, and public resources. I can't wait for the cries of rage when Bushmaster wins and countersues for damages.

edited to add: I know it sounds course, but from what little I understand, all Bushmaster has to prove is that the weapon did not malfunction and that it left the factory as a legal sale. Beyond that, they can wash their hands and feet of the situation.


Edited by Slow Drifter (04/14/16 04:17 PM)
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#6260546 - 04/14/16 06:25 PM Re: Bushmaster lawsuit may proceed [Re: Choctaw]
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This will not go anywhere. Who's next, Ford,Buck,Klein?

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#6260583 - 04/14/16 07:00 PM Re: Bushmaster lawsuit may proceed [Re: Choctaw]
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Looks like Bushmaster could say that weapons of that design, used by the military, are fully automatic machine guns.
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#6260604 - 04/14/16 07:13 PM Re: Bushmaster lawsuit may proceed [Re: DannyB]
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Originally Posted By: DannyB
Looks like Bushmaster could say that weapons of that design, used by the military, are fully automatic machine guns.


Why would they say that? And...they're not. So it could have been much worse? Yeah, they're gonna' lead with that. Help me undertand?
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#6260632 - 04/14/16 07:31 PM Re: Bushmaster lawsuit may proceed [Re: Choctaw]
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Complete and utter Liberal hogwash, in my humble opinion.

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#6260679 - 04/14/16 08:03 PM Re: Bushmaster lawsuit may proceed [Re: Choctaw]
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the lawsuit argues "It argues that the legally purchased AR-15 used by Adam Lanza in the attack should never have been sold because it had no reasonable civilian purpose."

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Are we talking about an AR15? That is a joke--I dont know how many pigs and coyotes I have shot with mine. It is my normal rifle to carry at the lease--when it is not deer season.

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#6261105 - 04/15/16 07:30 AM Re: Bushmaster lawsuit may proceed [Re: txwildcat]
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Originally Posted By: txwildcat
the lawsuit argues "It argues that the legally purchased AR-15 used by Adam Lanza in the attack should never have been sold because it had no reasonable civilian purpose."

hammer

Are we talking about an AR15? That is a joke--I dont know how many pigs and coyotes I have shot with mine. It is my normal rifle to carry at the lease--when it is not deer season.



Yeah, but we shouldn't be shooting little animals anyway. According to one thread on here, it "makes them sad." roflmao
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#6262064 - 04/15/16 07:33 PM Re: Bushmaster lawsuit may proceed [Re: Choctaw]
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Soooo...applying that logic, I'm not a carpenter (far from it, in fact I suck at carpentry), so I can't have a hammer and a bag of nails? As a matter of fact, someone really should take these from me.
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#6262972 - 04/16/16 05:10 PM Re: Bushmaster lawsuit may proceed [Re: Choctaw]
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Let's say that the liberals win this one. What is next, a DWI wreck where someone is injured or killed and they sue Budweiser (or who ever) for the alcohol, the vehicle manufacturer for not making it drunk proof, the satiation that sold the gas. Where does it stop.

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#6262977 - 04/16/16 05:14 PM Re: Bushmaster lawsuit may proceed [Re: Choctaw]
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#6262980 - 04/16/16 05:17 PM Re: Bushmaster lawsuit may proceed [Re: Choctaw]
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#6263388 - 04/16/16 10:36 PM Re: Bushmaster lawsuit may proceed [Re: Slow Drifter]
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Originally Posted By: Slow Drifter
I know the families are hurtimg, and I know that horrible tragedy shouldn't have happened, but this is just rediculous. If he'd used a hammer would they be suing Stanley? This is a waste of time, money, and public resources. I can't wait for the cries of rage when Bushmaster wins and countersues for damages.

edited to add: I know it sounds course, but from what little I understand, all Bushmaster has to prove is that the weapon did not malfunction and that it left the factory as a legal sale. Beyond that, they can wash their hands and feet of the situation.

If Bushmaster counter sues it will not speak well of any compassion of the gun industry and owners.
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