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

Marie150 Wrote: Jan 15, 2013 8:56 PM
That is the question. Crazy people will always do crazy things. What do crazy people have to do with law abiding and sane people that own guns. Owning a gun does not make a person crazy. Yes, you do want to keep guns out of the hands of law abiding citizens. Are you a crook?

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...