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Cuomo Backtracks On Gun Control Law

Newsday | Yancey Roy | Posted 05.21.2013 | New York

ALBANY -- New York lawmakers said they reached a "conceptual" deal on the state budget late Wednesday, though they quickly acknowledged they haven't s...

Pro-Gun Groups Sue Over NY Assault Weapon Ban

Newsday | Joan Gralla | Posted 04.01.2013 | New York

ALBANY -- Four pro-gun groups Tuesday filed notice that they plan to seek an injunction to block New York from enforcing a new law that cracks down on...

At Last, Real Bipartisan Leadership on Gun Control -- Governor Cuomo Takes the Lead

Kay Koplovitz | Posted 03.19.2013 | Politics
Kay Koplovitz

I am thrilled that New York has taken the lead on new gun control legislation. Importantly, the NY SAFE Act received bipartisan support.

A Good Start

Jumaane D. Williams | Posted 03.18.2013 | New York
Jumaane D. Williams

The path forward to reduce the bloodshed is clear. To end gun violence in New York City, the State Legislature must next take up microstamping and background checks on gun dealers, measures that would truly impact the supply side of this crisis.

13 Important Provisions In New Gun Control Law

Posted 01.16.2013 | New York

Governor Cuomo signed the NY SAFE Act late Tuesday evening. The wide-ranging gun control bill is the first gun-related legislation in the country sinc...

Gun Control Bill Toughens Assault Weapons Restrictions

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 03.17.2013 | New York

Provisions in a sweeping gun control bill before the New York Legislature: _Further restrict assault weapons to define them by a single feature, such...

REPORT: Cuomo, Legislatures Reached Gun Control Deal

AP | MICHAEL GORMLEY | Posted 03.16.2013 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. — Days after calling for an overhaul of gun control in New York following the Connecticut school shooting, Gov. Andrew Cuomo worked...


AP | MICHAEL GORMLEY | Posted 01.10.2013 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's fiery State of the State speech pushed the state onto the national stage over gun control and other progr...

Cuomo To Propose Assault Weapon Ban

AP | MICHAEL GORMLEY | Posted 03.11.2013 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo called for tougher state bans on assault weapons and high-capacity magazines of ammunition as part of ...

Cuomo Pushing Assault Weapons Ban

AP | Posted 01.07.2013 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says his state needs to ban assault weapons outright, not just rely on increased penalties under current ru...