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Information on Tear Gas Fatalities & Lawsuits

This is information from @PrinceofRazors regarding the 'less-lethal'/'non-lethal' weapon called tear gas. In other words, tear gas can kill you many, many ways.
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[June 27, 2011. Combined Systems.] Judge: Tear gas maker owes $1.1 million http://t.co/jWlZQT8h

10/12/2011 07:23:34 WIB
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"White... entered the home... and began coughing and tearing up from residual effects of chemicals released in the house, her family said."

10/12/2011 07:24:43 WIB
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"The 42-year-old White died less than two weeks later in a hospital."

10/12/2011 07:25:01 WIB
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"[Judge] Kidd said Combined Systems was negligent for failing to warn that the chemicals had the potential to cause death...

10/12/2011 07:25:37 WIB
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"... or injuries to those with pre-existing conditions."

10/12/2011 07:25:52 WIB
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"He said company also gave inadequate warnings and training to the city of Jackson regarding decontamination... and continuous exposure."

10/12/2011 07:27:04 WIB
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Tristan Anderson civil suit delayed as new evidence emerges http://t.co/fr7ZM8QC via @intifada

10/12/2011 07:29:36 WIB
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"The canister that hit Anderson is called 'extended range tear gas'...

10/12/2011 07:30:21 WIB
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"... and is made by the United States-based company Combined Systems, Inc, which makes 'non-lethal' and 'less-lethal' weapons."

10/12/2011 07:30:53 WIB
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"Mr. Monteleone currently serves on the boards of Combined Systems, Tri-Tech Forensics, F.N.B. Capital Corporation (Advisory Board)..."

10/12/2011 07:32:36 WIB
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"Mr. Cesare currently serves on the boards of Combined Systems, Tri-Tech Forensics, Pagnotti Enterprises..."

10/12/2011 07:32:58 WIB
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"Combined Systems, Inc. (CSI) engineers, markets and sells a broad range of tactical munitions, pyrotechnics and anti-riot products..."

10/12/2011 07:34:13 WIB
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"Penn Arms, Inc. develops and manufactures various caliber firearms for law enforcement and military applications."

10/12/2011 07:34:31 WIB
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"Point Lookout’s 2005 purchase of CSI was backed by the politically connected private equity giant The Carlyle Group...

10/12/2011 07:38:16 WIB
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"... which took a minority stake in the munitions company."

10/12/2011 07:38:31 WIB
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"American companies supplying CS gas munitions/grenades: CSI, Federal Laboratories (owned by BAE) and NonLethal Technologies."

10/12/2011 07:39:27 WIB
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[December 20, 1991.] Southland Tear Gas Firm Sued Over Mideast Deaths: http://t.co/VjGuSP3c

10/12/2011 07:41:10 WIB
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"Suit claims Sherman Oaks company knew chemical was used recklessly by Israeli forces."

10/12/2011 07:41:31 WIB
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"A promotional brochure distributed by Federal Laboratories states that CS gas 'can indeed cause death' if improperly used."

10/12/2011 07:42:12 WIB
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"A promotional brochure distributed by Federal Laboratories states that CS gas 'can indeed cause death' if improperly used."

10/12/2011 07:42:12 WIB
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"In April, 1988, TransTechnology suspended sales of the gas to Israel after public protests about misuse of CS by Israeli Defense Forces."

10/12/2011 07:42:53 WIB
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"But the company resumed sales four months later, saying it had assurances from Israeli officials that the gas was being used properly."

10/12/2011 07:43:11 WIB
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