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Joplin Globe (Newspaper) - December 9, 1999, Joplin, Missouri 2a the Joplin Globe the nation thursday december 9,1999 White House helping prepare gun lawsuit the associated press Washington the Clinton administration Hopes the threat of a new National lawsuit will persuade gun makers to negotiate with cities that accuse them of negligently allowing guns to fall into the hands of criminals. The White House is helping prepare a class action suit against gun makers alleging that guns and How they Are marketed Nave contributed to violence in Public housing projects. White House spokesman Joe Lockhart said wednesday that the lawsuit is not imminent. He said the administration Hopes the suit will heighten pressure on gun manufacturers to respond in a meaningful Way to 28 states and cities that Are seeking to recover the Cost of gun violence. A it is our Hope that the negotiations going on now reach fruition. We done to need protracted litigation a Lockhart said. A a that a part of what the discussions going on now Are looking at to try to catalyse some fundamental Reform in the Way gun makers do business As far As production and Miami mayor Alex Penelas applauded the White houses move saying it a Laid the foundation for the current efforts by cities and counties to compel the gun Industry to take responsibility for its dui dangerous the National Rifle association condemned the threatened lawsuit As a a frightening Holiday greeting from Bill Clinton and a1 a no lawful Industry is Safe. Who will they sue next automobile makers the distiller Industry manufacturers of baseball bats and Kitchen knives a said James j. Baker executive director of nral a Institute for legislative action. A the vast majority of americans know that we should hold violent criminals directly responsible for their the lawsuit by some or All of the nations 3,100 local housing authorities would be patterned on suits filed against the Industry by 29 cities Ana counties. Those suits contend that gun manufacturers have sold defective products or marketed them in ways that increase the likelihood they will be used to commit crimes. A when Only 1 percent of the dealers Are Selling Over 50 percent of the guns used m crimes. Obviously something is wrong and we should be taking action against that 1 percent a Andrew Cuomo Secretary of housing and Urban development said wednesday. A there Are Many safety features. That could be manufactured with guns and could make a significant difference could save lives. We have safety Caps on a bottle of aspirin it makes no sense not to have safety devices on a negotiated agreement would allow the administration and gun control advocates to claim a Victory. Last two runaway teens captured the associated press Cedar City Utah a the last two teen age boys who escaped from a wilderness program for troubled youths after allegedly assaulting two Counselor were taken into custody Early wednesday during a snowstorm. The last of the eight boys were caught after one of them flagged Down a freight train in the Middle of the night in a ranching area 25 Miles from the Camp. It was their fourth freezing night outdoors since their escape. One of the boys was sick and both were a extremely cold dehydrated and tired a sheriff David Benson said. A both boys were glad to be they were treated for hypothermia and dehydration. The boys Ages 14 to 17, were part of a uti hey just did no to want to be out camping. They had it figured a Kirk Stock a 60-Day survival Outing in the mile High Utah desert. Their parents paid $15,500 for each boy to attend. The eight boys were accused of beating Counselor Kirk Stock 23, with Sticks and binding him with duct tape then tying Counselor Sunshine Fuller 22, to a tree saturday. A they just did no to want to be out camping a Stock said. A they had it figured the boys took blankets medical supplies two sacks of food containing Beans Rice Oats wheat flour Bouillon cubes and dried Chili and several quarts of water. They were wearing heavy Wool and fleece clothing but left behind their Rucksacks and sleeping bags. Night temperatures during their is 9 a Kirl Tisa policy of the Joplin Globe to use increasing amounts of recycled paper and Only soy based Ink. Cape were As cold As 3 degrees. The sheriff said All eight boys will be charged with aggravated assault and other offences. 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