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NRA Board Member Says Receivership Would End Gun-Rights Group

An NRA board member said that appointing a receiver to take charge of the organization would spell the end of the 150-year-old gun rights group

4/22/2021 9:00:00 AM

An NRA board member said that appointing a receiver to take charge of the organization would spell the end of the 150-year-old gun rights group

A National Rifle Association board member said Wednesday that appointing a receiver to take charge of the organization—a tactic the NRA worried New York authorities would pursue before it filed bankruptcy—would spell the end of the 150-year-old gun-rights group.

April 21, 2021 7:48 pm ETA National Rifle Association board member said Wednesday that appointing a receiver to take charge of the organization—a tactic the NRA worried New York authorities would pursue before it filed bankruptcy—would spell the end of the 150-year-old gun rights group.

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“It would be disastrous,” board member retired Lt. Col. Willes Lee testifiedduring the third weekof trial over the organization’s January bankruptcy filing and allegations of spending abuses by management brought by New York Attorney General Letitia James.

The NRA has said it filed bankruptcy to prevent New York from putting the group into receivership. Ms. Jamessued to dissolve the NRAin August and is now seeking to either have the chapter 11 case thrown out or to bring in an independent trustee to take charge of the NRA in bankruptcy. headtopics.com

Lt. Col. Lee’s testimony kicked-off the NRA’s defense of chief executive Wayne LaPierre and his decision tofile the chapter 11 in January. Lt. Col. Lee and fellow board member Tom King on Wednesday praised Mr. LaPierre’s character and his leadership. The NRA has argued Mr. LaPierre is critical to the group’s survival.

The NRA is seeking to keep control of its chapter 11 case so it can propose a reorganization plan and defeat a bid by New York authorities and its former ad agency Ackerman McQueen Inc. to wrest control of the bankruptcy from NRA management via a trustee.

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Bye bye to a bunch of self aggrandizing bufoons that have gotten away murder for way to long, under the guise of being the saviors of the 2nd amendment. Even a threatened move to Texas was botched by Waynes need for more closet space, What a joke. Thoughts and prayers They could use a certain range of endowment. The other would be Judicial Watch. You know, important business.

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It would end it in its current form. The truth would come out, that the NRA is not the shooter supporting organization I grew up with 60 years ago. It's become a gun manufacturer's lobbying organization, instead. Best news story of the day. Get rid of this evil group of tyrants.

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