NRA Sues Anti-Gun City

Via The Washington Examiner:

The National Rifle Association alleges the city of San Francisco defamed it when local leaders branded the gun rights group a “domestic terrorist organization” in a resolution earlier this month.

 The city is violating the NRA’s First Amendment speech rights and has effectively moved to “blacklist anyone linked to the N.R.A,” it said in a lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court in San Francisco, according to the New York Times.

Supervisor Catherine Stefani of the San Francisco board told the Times the suit is likely to be thrown out because the resolution is “nonbinding.”

“It’s a resolution, it’s not an ordinance,” she said. “This is a desperate move by a desperate organization.

 

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