Wayne LaPierre, the embattled leader of the National Rifle Association (NRA), has admitted he put the powerful gun-rights group into bankruptcy without first informing most of its board members and top officials.
Celebrities have called for tighter gun controls in the United States following the deaths of 10 people at a high school in Texas.
JK Rowling has shared her admiration for one of the survivors of a shooting who spoke on stage at Saturday’s March For Our Lives rally.
The tens of thousands of pupils who walked out of schools to demand action on gun control in one of the biggest student protests the US has seen have won support from Hollywood stars and musicians.
Emma Stone, Julianne Moore, Melissa McCarthy and Sheryl Crow are among a host of stars who have called on US nationals to reject moves to loosen gun safety laws in the wake of the mass shooting in Las Vegas.