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It Begins: New York State Passes First Gun Control Law Since Sandy Hook

jimdep Wrote: Jan 16, 2013 8:04 AM
"When there's a pileup of events, when the federal government does not do it, the state of New York has to lead the way," Leads the way where? To punish law abiding citizens and diminish the ability to protect themselves. Liberal buffoons!
Drifter33 Wrote: Jan 16, 2013 8:13 AM
Lead the way to totalitarianism. That's where all of these "liberals" are headed.

(They stopped being "liberal" in a long time ago. Nowadays, the "free-love" hippie liberal who once railed against "The Man" seeks to rule with an iron fist. There is no compromise possible with these types; they are intractable.)

Governor Andrew Cuomo (D-NY) has just passed into law (in the words of the Associated Press) the nation’s toughest gun restrictions” since the deadly massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School:

Jumping out ahead of Washington, New York state enacted the nation's toughest gun restrictions Tuesday and the first since the Connecticut school massacre, including an expanded assault-weapon ban and background checks for buying ammunition.

Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed the measure into law less than an hour after it won final passage in the Legislature, with supporters hailing it as a model for the nation and gun-rights activists condemning it...