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Governor Cuomo Unveils Proposal to Remove Guns From Domestic Abusers

Governor Cuomo Unveils Proposal to Remove Guns From Domestic Abusers

–New York Would Require Mandatory Surrender of Firearms After All Domestic Violence Convictions, Including Misdemeanors– Governor Andrew M. Cuomo yesterday unveiled a proposal to remove all firearms from those who... Read More
NYAGV Joins Gillibrand to Close Domestic Violence-Gun Loopholes

NYAGV Joins Gillibrand to Close Domestic Violence-Gun Loopholes

NYAGV was on hand February 20 with Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, Senator Richard Blumenthal, other elected officials, and domestic violence survivors to call for legislation to strengthen federal laws regarding domestic violence and... Read More
NY: Guns and Domestic Violence

NY: Guns and Domestic Violence

PROBLEM: Access to guns is a key factor in domestic violence homicides. From 2001 through 2012, 6,410 women were murdered in the United States by an intimate partner using a gun. The presence of a gun in... Read More