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Posts tagged "NY SAFE"
Defend NY SAFE.

Defend NY SAFE.

The NY SAFE Act is under attack by the corporate gun lobby. Please help us defend it. Read More
Help defend NY SAFE.

Help defend NY SAFE.

The NY SAFE Act is under attack by the well-funded corporate gun lobby.  It has filed numerous lawsuits to overturn the law and block its implementation. It has also launched an aggressive misinformation campaign about the law–focusing on... Read More
One year ago, NY acted to keep us SAFE.

One year ago, NY acted to keep us SAFE.

Last January, just weeks after the Newtown shootings, Governor Andrew Cuomo signed the NY SAFE Act and made New York a leader in gun safety.  Read More
NYAGV in the News: NY SAFE Enjoys Public and Constitutional Support, The Buffalo News

NYAGV in the News: NY SAFE Enjoys Public and Constitutional Support, The Buffalo News

NYAGV in the News: NY SAFE Enjoys Public and Constitutional Support, The Buffalo News letter to the editor, January 13, 2014... Read More
Federal Judge Upholds NY SAFE

Federal Judge Upholds NY SAFE

In a decision on 12/31/12, a federal judge upheld the constitutionality of the NY SAFE Act and most of its provisions. Judge William M. Skretny, of Federal District Court in Buffalo, said the expanded bans... Read More
NYAGV Statement on Federal Judge’s Ruling on the NY SAFE Act

NYAGV Statement on Federal Judge’s Ruling on the NY SAFE Act

Chief Judge William M. Skretny, who was nominated by George H. W. Bush, wrote a well-reasoned opinion upholding many important aspects of the New York SAFE Act, including regulations... Read More
This Thursday: "One Year Since Newtown" Press Conference, Dec. 12

This Thursday: “One Year Since Newtown” Press Conference, Dec. 12

Join NYAGV and other gun-safety advocates at the steps of New York City Hall, Thursday, December 12 at noon to mark the one year anniversary of the tragic Newtown shootings.
New York a Leader in Reforms to Reduce Gun Violence

New York a Leader in Reforms to Reduce Gun Violence

In a new state-by-state analysis of gun laws and their effectiveness in reducing gun violence, New York State comes out a leader, ranking fifth among the 50 states. The report,... Read More