Robert Ricker, the NAACP`s proclaimed "smoking gun" witness in its suit against the firearms industry, made his debut in Brooklyn federal court. Ricker headed a now-defunct firearm industry trade group for a brief two-month period in 1999. The gun makers, however, were dismissive of Ricker's testimony. "We are not the least bit concerned by Ricker's testimony," said Lawrence G. Keane, vice president and general counsel for the National Shooting Sports Foundation, the firearms industry's trade association.
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POSTED: Wednesday, April 09, 2003