gun legislation


Mon July 29, 2013
Politics and Government

Valesky says bipartisan coalition was successful

Syracuse-area state Senator Dave Valesky says the bipartisan coalition that governs the New York Senate was successful this year.

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Tue March 26, 2013
Politics and Government

10-bullet magazine ban to be postponed

State Senate Republicans are confirming that a key provision of New York's recently approved gun control law, the New York SAFE Act, will be postponed.

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Sun January 20, 2013
Politics and Government

Bill Fitzpatrick on the Campbell Conversations

This week the State legislature passed and the governor signed into law a far-reaching set of prohibitions, restrictions, and tracking mechanisms regarding guns, making New York the first state to change its policies in reaction to the Sandy Hook school shootings.

In this edition of the Campbell Conversations, Onondaga County District Attorney Bill Fitzpatrick discusses how effective some of the provisions could be, some possible problems with their implementation, and which ones might be overturned through subsequent court challenge.

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