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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 commit domestic violence crimes. The legislation would require the immediate removal of all firearms from individuals convicted of domestic violence misdemeanors and prohibit those individuals from... 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 guns. Gillibrand and Blumenthal are urging Congress to pass two measures introduced by last year by Blumenthal: · The Lori Jackson Domestic Survivor Protection... Read More