Meet the British expat CEO of the firm behind the gun that brought tragedy to Florida

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Smith & Wesson, gunmaker behind the AR-15, is lead by a CEO who has overseen a steady move into the assault rifle market

As CEO of America’s second-largest gun manufacturer, James Debney – whose company made the assault rifle used last week to kill 17 people at a high school in Florida – makes $5.3m a year.

A second-amendment proselytizer, Debney has repeatedly made donations to political action committees opposing gun control in the United States.

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