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Lethal Lou’s: Profile Of A Rogue Gun Dealer

Lethal Lou's exposes the history of Lou's Loan, a Philadelphia-area gun dealer that supplied criminals with guns for over twenty years. Although its corrupt business practices were well known, the dealer's license was not revoked by federal authorities until the summer of 2006.

Drawing on exclusive interviews obtained by the Brady Center with a former employee of Lou's, a former gun trafficker who purchased numerous guns from Lou's, and law enforcement officials, Lethal Lou's chronicles how for years the shop sold guns to gun traffickers and straw purchasers, including Saad Abdul Salaam, who supplied a co-conspirator in the 1993 World Trade Center bombing.

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