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New York Scores High for Its Strong Gun Laws

New York Scores High for Its Strong Gun Laws

The Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence has issued its 2016 Gun Law State Scorecard, and New York State again ranked high on the list for strong gun laws, with an A- rating. New York is tied with Maryland for having the fifth best ranking in the country. The scorecard assigns letter grades to each state... Read More
NY Gets High Marks for Strong Gun Laws

NY Gets High Marks for Strong Gun Laws

New York State has again earned top marks for its strong gun laws, according to a new state-by-state analysis by the Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence, the nation’s leading resource for tracking and analyzing gun laws. Read More
New York State Gun Law Summary

New York State Gun Law Summary

A summary of New York State gun laws from the 2015 Gun Law State Scorecard, published by the Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence: New York State Gun Laws Among other things, New York: Requires all private firearm sales, including those at a gun show, to be processed through a licensed dealer, who conducts a... Read More
NY's A- rating shows smart gun laws work.

NY’s A- rating shows smart gun laws work.

A state-by-state analysis shows that states like New York with stronger gun laws have lower gun death rates, and the states with weaker laws have higher gun death rates. Read More
New York Again Scores High on State Gun Laws

New York Again Scores High on State Gun Laws

In a new state-by-state analysis of gun laws and their effectiveness in reducing gun violence, New York State again comes out a leader, with an A- rating. This is according to the 2014 Gun Law State Scorecard, a report issued December 12 by the Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence. The report assigns letter grades... Read More
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, “2013 State Scorecard: Why Gun Laws Matter,” produced by Read More

December 9, 2013–NY’s Gun Reform Measures Rank Among Best in Nation

December 9, 2013–New York’s Gun Reform Measures Rank Among Best in Nation in Helping Reduce Gun Violence   Read More