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California’s assault weapons ban overturned as federal judge compares AR-15 to a Swiss Army knife

A federal judge Friday night overturned California's longtime ban on assault weapons, saying the st…

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F.D.A. Approves Alzheimer’s Drug Despite Fierce Debate Over Whether It Works

Aducanumab, or Aduhelm, is the first new Alzheimer's treatment in 18 years and the first to attack …

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The Most Important Gun Lawsuit You’ve Never Heard of

A case in New Jersey about Smith & Wesson's advertising could expose secrets that the industry …

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Texas freeze led to release of tons of air pollutants as refineries shut

The largest U.S. oil refiners released tons of air pollutants into the skies over Texas this past w…

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First vaccine doses distributed by Covax land in West African nation of Ghana

ABUJA, Nigeria - Ghana became the first country to receive a shipment of coronavirus vaccine from a…

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U.S. and Novavax Will Aid Global Vaccination Campaign

The Biden administration plans to make good on a promise to donate $4 billion, while the pharmaceut…

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New York Sues Amazon, Saying It Inadequately Protected Workers From Covid-19

The case focuses on two of the company's facilities in New York. New York's attorney general, Letit…

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Leading baby food manufacturers knowingly sold products with high levels of toxic metals

Internal documents from major baby food manufacturers show they tested and used ingredients with hi…

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Justice Dept. Accuses Walmart of Fueling Opioid Crisis

The Justice Department sued Walmart on Tuesday for what it said was the company's role in fueling t…

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Gun Maker Smith and Wesson Lawsuit on Fraudulent Marketing

Smith & Wesson Brands Inc. one the nation's largest gun makers, filed suit Tuesday to block a s…

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Petitions


Smith & Wesson Bran…
Investors Act to Curb Gun Violence

In light of continuing gun violence and mass shootings in the U.S., ICCR's members are calling on gun manufacturers, retailers and distributors, as we

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AbbVie Inc.
Stop Runaway Drug Prices

Tell Abbvie to explain how it is promoting a solution to public concern over high drug prices

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Melinta Therapeutic…
Stay True to Antibiotic Strategy

Stay true to your mission to create and commercialize antibiotics.

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