Gun Rights Group Backs Off Lawsuit Amid Supreme Court Changes04:01

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The fight over the Supreme Court is already shifting the national debate over one big issue: gun control. In New York state, one of the country's most powerful pro-gun groups has backed away from a federal lawsuit aimed at overturning New York's ban on the sale of military-style assault rifles.

Pro-gun groups say they worry that a more liberal Supreme Court could mean more regulation of guns across the country. Brian Mann from Here & Now contributor North Country Public Radio reports.


This segment aired on March 17, 2016.

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