NYS AG goes against NRA

Posted by: bluezone

NYS AG goes against NRA - 08/06/20 04:14 PM

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New York AG seeks to dissolve NRA in lawsuit
Posted by: Ben444

Re: NYS AG goes against NRA - 08/06/20 05:21 PM

New York Attorney General Letitia James announced she will attempt to dissolve the National Rifle Association, accusing its senior leadership of violating laws governing non-profit groups, using millions from the organization's reserves for personal use and tax fraud.
Posted by: Ben444

Re: NYS AG goes against NRA - 08/06/20 05:22 PM

In a news release Thursday morning, James, a Democrat, alleged that current and former NRA leadership "instituted a culture of self-dealing mismanagement" benefiting themselves, family, friends and favored vendors, leading the organization to lose more than $63 million in three years.
Posted by: Ben444

Re: NYS AG goes against NRA - 08/06/20 05:22 PM

"The NRA's influence has been so powerful that the organization went unchecked for decades while top executives funneled millions into their own pockets," James said in the news release
Posted by: Ben444

Re: NYS AG goes against NRA - 08/06/20 05:24 PM

he IRS and New York's charities bureau, improperly documenting expenses, improper wage and income tax reporting and excessively paying people for work for which they were not qualified.
Many of the charges stem from the NRA's status as a charitable organization, which has strict state and federal rules governing spending.
Posted by: Ben444

Re: NYS AG goes against NRA - 08/06/20 05:25 PM

This is a breaking story and will be updated.

CNN's Paul LeBlanc contributed to this story.
Posted by: Ben444

Re: NYS AG goes against NRA - 08/06/20 05:29 PM

https://www.rawstory.com/2020/08/thought...-on-nras-grave/
Posted by: Ben444

Re: NYS AG goes against NRA - 08/06/20 05:30 PM

Posted by: Ben444

Re: NYS AG goes against NRA - 08/06/20 05:36 PM

https://www.rawstory.com/2020/08/heres-t...in-the-bahamas/