Fully Loaded: Inside the Shadowy World of America's 10 Biggest Gunmakers | Mother Jones:
Gaston Glock resides in an opulent Austrian villa. He has two corporate jets worth eight figures and a $3 million helicopter to shuttle him around Europe. In the 1980s, some of Glock's biggest law enforcement contracts were allegedly won with the help of Gold Club strippers near the company's US headquarters in Smyrna, Georgia. "For a lot of guys coming in from out of town, this was the best time they were going to have all year, or maybe their entire life," a former police official told journalist Paul Barrett for his book Glock: The Rise of America's Gun.
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