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Video interview: Oxsana Naumkin Discusses Nicholas's Shooting

Video interview: Oxsana Naumkin Discusses Nicholas’s Shooting

Oxsana Naumkin–whose son, Nicholas, was unintentionally shot and killed by a playmate when he was 12 years old–discussed Nicholas’s shooting and the need to safe gun storage laws on a recent segment on... Read More
“Is there an unlocked gun where my child plays?”

“Is there an unlocked gun where my child plays?”

Today, on National Ask Day–-and everyday your child goes to a friend’s house to play–ask that question. One-third of U.S. households own guns—so chances are, some of your neighbors do, too.... Read More
Nicholas's Law Introduced in NYS Senate

Nicholas’s Law Introduced in NYS Senate

New Yorkers Against Gun Violence is pleased to report that S7822–the Senate version of  Nicholas’s Law–was introduced in the New York State  Senate on June 12. Nicholas’s Law–NYAGV’s legislative priority–would require safe storage of guns... Read More
For Mother's Day: One Mom's Appeal to Protect Kids from Guns

For Mother’s Day: One Mom’s Appeal to Protect Kids from Guns

I still have this drawing that my son, Nicholas, made for me. He was just 12 years old when he was unintentionally shot and killed by a friend who... Read More
NYAGV Press Conference Calls for CAP Law to Prevent Child Gun Deaths

NYAGV Press Conference Calls for CAP Law to Prevent Child Gun Deaths

NYAGV’s held a press conference Tuesday with State Legislators Against Illegal Guns and victims of gun violence to defend NY SAFE and to call for additional gun safety measures... Read More
Sign the petition to pass Nicholas's Law.

Sign the petition to pass Nicholas’s Law.

Help us prevent child gun deaths. Sign the petition for Nicholas’s Law requiring the safe storage of guns in New York homes. Read More
Help pass Nicholas's Bill to keep guns away from kids.

Help pass Nicholas’s Bill to keep guns away from kids.

Nicholas Naumkin was 12 years old when he was shot and killed by a friend playing with his father’s unlocked and loaded gun. Nicholas’s death could have been prevented if... Read More
Since Newtown, 44 More School Shootings

Since Newtown, 44 More School Shootings

In the 14 months since the massacre in Newtown, there have been 44 school shootings in the U.S., according to a recent report,  “Analysis of School Shootings,”  by Moms Demand Action/Mayors Against Illegal Guns. That’s... Read More