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The National Rifle Association faces new probe as a D.C. area attorney general subpoenas financial records.

FILE – In this Saturday, April 27, 2019, file photo, National Rifle Association Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre speaks at the NRA Annual Meeting of Members in Indianapolis. Former NRA President Oliver North says in court filings that he was thwarted at every step as he tried to raise alarm bells about alleged misspending at the gun lobbying group. He denied that he had tried to stage a coup to oust LaPierre. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)

In a statement Friday, the AG’s office they were looking into allegations the agency may have violated the city’s regulations on non-profit groups.

The subpoena also sought records on payments made to the association’s vendors and officers.

The NRA’s counselor said the organization was offering its cooperation, and said the NRA “has full confidence in its accounting practices and commitment to good governance.”

This comes as a number of organizations have launched attacks on the association’s non-profit status.

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