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New York Assault Weapon Ban

Tough NY Gun Law Takes Effect

AP | MICHAEL VIRTANEN | Posted 06.15.2013 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. — Key measures of New York's tough new gun law kicked in Monday, with owners of firearms now reclassified as assault weapons requir...

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...

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...

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 ...

How Effective Is NY's Ban On Assault Weapons?

THE NEW YORK WORLD | Posted 12.19.2012 | New York

The Sandy Hook shooting last Friday has reawakened calls for assault weapons bans nationwide. Since New York is one of a handful of states to prohibit...