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Everytown Law and Kansas City’s Lawsuit Over Weapons Trafficking

1.7.2020

Mayor Lucas announces lawsuit seeking accountability for gun trafficking in Kansas City

SOURCE: KCTV5

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) — Kansas City is taking on gunmakers over violent crime after filing the first lawsuit of its kind in 10 years.

Kansas City files lawsuit over weapons trafficking

SOURCE: AP NEWS

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas City and a national gun safety advocacy group filed a lawsuit Tuesday alleging that several businesses and individuals trafficked firearms in the region while willfully ignoring evidence that the guns were being sold illegally.

Kansas City, MO targets gun violence in lawsuit with Everytown Law

SOURCE: KSHB TV

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City, Missouri, is going to court to combat the rising tide of gun violence that has plagued the city.

Kansas City sues gun industry over trafficking ring that ‘endangered the entire city’

SOURCE: KANSAS CITY STAR

Kansas City is suing a group of firearm businesses and individuals that it says formed a trafficking ring that provided guns to known felons, Mayor Quinton Lucas announced in a news conference Tuesday.

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

SOURCE: WALL STREET JOURNAL

Kansas City, Mo., has sued a gun manufacturer and several weapons dealers, accusing them of illegally trafficking in firearms, the first such move by a major U.S. city in a decade.