Weapons

Responsible business practices for weapons manufacturers and distributors cover a range of actions. Transparency, risk analysis, and responsible marketing are some proactive measures companies can take.



Stories


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…

2 days, 3 hours

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 …

3 months, 2 weeks

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…

5 months, 4 weeks

Rhode Island to divest from private prisons, gun makers

The Rhode Island public pension fund will stop investing in companies that either operate private f…

1 year, 4 months

Kansas City, Mo., Sues Gun Manufacturer, Alleging Trafficking

Kansas City, Mo., has sued a gun manufacturer and several weapons dealers, accusing them of illegal…

1 year, 5 months

Connecticut Moves to Embrace ‘First-of-its-Kind’ Gun Divestment Policy

Connecticut State Treasurer Shawn Wooden announced a 'first-of-its-kind' framework intended to miti…

1 year, 6 months

How Dick’s Sporting Goods Decided to Change Its Gun Policy

Ed Stack, the chairman and chief executive of Dick's Sporting Goods Inc., arrived at work the Monda…

1 year, 6 months

Rep. Wexton Introduces Bill to Bring Financial Intelligence to Bear in the Fight Against Gun Violence

Washington, DC -- Today, Congresswoman Jennifer Wexton (D-VA) introduced the Gun Violence Preventio…

1 year, 6 months

Dick’s Sporting Goods Destroyed $5 Million Worth of Guns

While promoting his new book, the chief executive said the retailer was reviewing gun sales chainwi…

1 year, 8 months

N.R.A.'s LaPierre Asks Trump to 'Stop the Games' Over Gun Legislation

President Trump met in the White House on Friday with Wayne LaPierre, the chief executive of the Na…

1 year, 8 months

Petitions


State Street Corpor…
State Street: No Assault Weapons

State Street should use its power as the third largest asset manager to tell companies to stop selling assault weapons at retail stores.

$86.8 million supporting

Visa Inc. Walmart Inc. Wells Fargo & Compa…
Take Action Against Gun Violence

We call on all companies to take meaningful action on gun violence

$17.5 million supporting

Vanguard
Vanguard: No Assault Weapons

Vanguard should use its power as the second largest money manager to tell companies to stop manufacturing and selling assault weapons

$10.8 million supporting

Vanguard
Encourage Veteran Employment

Many veterans return home and experience difficulty finding and holding a job. A few companies go the extra mile to assist veterans. All should.

$1.9 million supporting

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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